June 28, 2022

Warning Signs of Bullying

We must be on the lookout for the warning signs of bullying. Children being bullied will often withdraw from those around them, especially friends they used […]
March 7, 2022

Bullying Is Not A Rite Of Passage

Bullying is not a rite of passage, and we need to help prepare our children to recognize it.  Seventy four percent of eight to 11-year-olds say […]
February 26, 2022

Bystander or Upstander

A BYSTANDER is a person who is standing near, but is not taking part in what is happening.     An UPSTANDER is person who stands up […]
February 17, 2022

Girls Bully Too

Most studies about bullying focus on boys as aggressors, but GIRLS can be bullies too!  And when girls bully,  it can be an entirely different beast! […]
January 30, 2022

A Process Of Growth

First, of course, parents and caregivers need to remember that peer pressure—defined more or less as an influence that a peer group or individual exerts in […]
January 21, 2022

A Safer Tomorrow, Needs To Start With Today

Raising children today is not an easy task. Over the years I have seen the challenges change, fast forward thanks to technology and social media, and […]
January 12, 2022

Feeling Empathy

Empathy Weissbourd also stresses the importance of children feeling empathy. In the Making Caring Common Project developed by the Harvard Graduate School of Education, he and […]
January 3, 2022

How To Talk About School Violence

It is important to talk to your children about school violence. School shootings have sadly become a recurrent threat to students in the past few years. […]
November 24, 2021

MASK’s Need-to-Know Tips For Winter

Keeping up with the current trends for today’s children can be overwhelming. Keeping the communication open and utilizing some tips can help keep you child safe. […]
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