In this week’s column for Teen Being – the blog for Choices, Scholastic’s awesome health magazine for teens, I share a lesson on positive prevention for cyberbullying. You can check it out here.
From the Oxford Internet Institute and Parent Zone comes a new study that challenges the way many people have been monitoring their teen’s Internet use.
Good news! According to the latest report from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), a branch of the Department of Health and Human
After getting bullied for most of elementary school, 13 year-old Leondre decided to channel his stress in the most awesome way imaginable… by writing it down and then reaching out to others. He formed a rap duo with a friend he made through social media and together they auditioned for Britain’s Got Talent.
Their inspiring performance has already gotten 22 million views in the last week. This clip of their appearance on Ellen yesterday is a must see for a middle school health class. It contains messages about bullying, healthy coping skills, and the power of social media to bring about positive change.
A truly awesome example of positive prevention.