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The Empowerment Initiative supports translational research designed to foster positive, accepting communities free from bullying and other negative behaviors. Research and outreach conducted through the Empowerment Initiative focus on identifying and addressing the complex personal, social and cultural factors underlying such behaviors, thereby advancing practical solutions to promote healthy relationships within families, schools and communities.
StopBullying.gov provides information from various government agencies on how kids, teens, young adults, parents, educators and others in the community can prevent or stop bullying.
Bully Free: It Starts with Me
This National Education Association’s website is a resource that provides tips, research, and information on prevention and intervention training.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The CDC has released a compendium of assessment tools for bullying.
Bullying Research Network
Designed primarily for researchers, the purpose of the Bullying Research Network is to promote and assist international collaboration among bullying and peer victimization researchers. BRNET currently consists of 175 researchers from 17 countries.
Cyberbullying Research Center
Provides up-to-date, research-based information about the nature, extent, causes, and consequences of cyberbullying among adolescents. Features cyberbullying research summaries and publications, resources about responding to cyberbullying situations, and a place to read and share personal stories of cyberbullying.
The bullying information provided on Education.com is based on research and provides real-world solutions for teachers, parents, and students. A free e-book can be found on the site with a wealth of information on bullying.
Born This Way Foundation
Born This Way Foundation is committed to supporting the wellness of young people and empowering them to create a kinder and braver world. We achieve this by shining a light on real people, quality research, and authentic partnerships.
Online harassment has become a pervasive and often vicious problem with real-life repercussions. Today‘s tech and media leaders have a collective responsibility and capability to identify solutions that can help reduce different forms of online harassment.
This site was developed by the National Association of School Psychologists and the National Council for Behavioral Health. It offers mental health resources and tips related to stress management, resiliency, bullying, suicide prevention, and building healthy relationships.
Pacer’s National Bullying Prevention Center
Features information and resources for children, teens, parents and educators around bullying topics with a particular focus on students with disabilities. Their additional websites www.teensagainstbullying.org and www.kidsagainstbullying.org are designed for kids by kids and feature videos and art, games and activities, and developmentally appropriate information for kids about bullying.
Safe and Supportive Schools
Provides tools and manuals, research briefs, and additional readings about topics within the broad areas of school engagement, environment, and safety. The “School Climate Measurement” portion of the website features a school climate measurement tool compendium.
PREVNet (Promoting Relationships and Eliminating Violence)
A network of researchers, organizations, and governments committed to stopping bullying. Features research-based strategies for parents, students, educators, and community members to prevent bullying and promote relationships. Provides downloadable, easily accessible handouts, manuals, and research summaries.
Submit the Documentary
Submit the Documentary is an informative film that illustrates the serious social phenomenon of cyberbullying confronting our children and their well-being. It features interviews from affected teens, parents of victims, educators, experts and law enforcement as they tackle this worldwide issue, while offering solutions to this complicated problem. The ultimate goal of the documentary and website is to become the center of education on cyberbullying awareness, support and solutions.
Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning
Disseminates information on the benefits and importance of social and emotional learning. Provides resources related to selecting a social and emotional learning program at schools, and offers suggestions related to the training, funding, and assessment of such programs.
Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2014
Joint effort by the Bureau of Justice Statistics and National Center for Education Statistics, this annual report examines crime occurring in school and on the way to and from school. It presents detailed statistical data on the nature of crime in schools from the perspectives of students, teachers, principals, and the general population from an array of sources.
Bullying and Substance Abuse: Who It Affects and Why
DrugRehab.com is a web resource provided and funded by Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS). ARS is an integrated behavioral health care management organization dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues. We provide well-researched, fact-based resources on this site.