August 28, 2018

Pressured

24/7 is the reality of time our children are faced with pressure these days: from friends, family, social media, school, TV and—perhaps subconsciously—from idols they look up to. The need to fit in, […]
August 28, 2018

It takes a Village

As a grandmother of five lively and selfconfident grandchildren ages 4 to 15, I thought little of the disturbing news of what experts call the “frightful […]
April 4, 2018

If your kid is a bully–In Some Communities, It’s going to cost you!!!

Since cases of bullying became national headlines, the focus has been on the victims and their heartbroken, frustrated parents. And rightly so. But, what about the […]
February 10, 2017

What our country needs right now is you (Girl Scouts of the United States of America)

After an extremely contentious election season, filled with hostile words and news broadcasts that you may have had to turn off when kids were in the […]
May 20, 2016

Taking A Leap of Faith

Self-confidence helps victims to take a stand against bullying. For Pinnacle High School junior Joan Harding*, her Christian leap of faith was the ray of hope […]
May 6, 2016

Bullying Beyond the Halls

Amanda Atkinson was spending the last week of eighth grade at home, preparing to move to a new school. She had never been bullied before, so […]
April 22, 2016

One Father’s Perspective

I am the father of two teenage boys. Over the course of their lives, we’ve had to address the issue of bullying several times. After many […]
April 15, 2016

Generation Z

If there is one thing digital natives—a.k.a. Generation Z—strive for, it’s to be unique. Yet too often, people who stand out from the crowd are treated […]
April 8, 2016

Now What?

So, what’s a parent—or child—to do if bullying has reared its ugly head in your lives? If your child has been the target of a bully, […]