by Dan Keding
This story is about how a mentally-challenged young man teaches his classmates the meaning of acceptance and understanding.
- Why did the students tease and bully William?
- What did William show them when he was on the lawn? Why did it change his classmates?
List of books about name calling for all ages: http://www.welcomingschools.org/pages/books-on-name-calling-bullying/
“No Name Calling Week” resources at: http://www.nonamecallingweek.org/cgi-bin/iowa/all/resources/index.html
This federal government website has suggestions on how to handle bullying.
Cyber bullying Research Center
This website has good resources for cyber bullying prevention. It is targeted to parents, educators and students. They also have some good information on adult bullying.
Words Wound/To Be Kind
Words Wound and To Be Kind are anti-cyber bullying initiatives started by three teens to combat bullying in their community and elsewhere. Inspiring!
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