Michele Borba, Ed.D., Educational Psychologist, author, and expert in bullying prevention and character development, was interviewed on Education Talk Radio for edWeb.net’s monthly show by Program Host Larry Jacobs along with Lisa Schmucki, edWeb founder, and Judy Galbraith, President and founder of Free Spirit Publishing. Michele, Judy, Larry, and Lisa discussed cultivating empathy and preventing bullying.
In this webinar, Shannon Holden, Assistant Principal at Republic Middle School, explained procedures to reduce the amount of horseplay that takes place in hallways, bathrooms, and classrooms.
Our society has been aware of the bullying epidemic in our country for years now, and 49 states have passed legislation to deal with the problem. We have spread the anti-bullying message so well that we might have gone TOO far!
Everyone agrees that bullying is a huge problem in our nation’s schools, yet many adults ignore bullying as it happens right under their nose! In this month’s stop bullying webinar on edWeb.net, presenter Shannon Holden shared techniques school employees can use to encourage other adults to help in the fight against bullying.