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Cyberbullying: Why We Need to Start Raising Little Leaders Online

By | bullying, cyberbullying, digital citizenship, Dr. Larry Rosen, Early Childhood Education Degrees, internet safety, ONE, online safety, pre-K, Tangled Ball, technology, The Huffington Post, The Wired Child, Uncategorized | No Comments

If I have one piece of advice for every single elementary school and every single parent, it is to make teaching leadership a priority offline…and ONLINE.  Start early. Common sense says that if we wouldn’t let a child cross a…

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Leadership Can Be Giving Your Last Bucket of Sand or Singing A Song to Ease the Hurt

By | 7 Habits of Highly Successful People, bullying, elementary school, leadership, Newtown, ONE, One Can Count, Somewhere Over the Rainbow, Stephen Covey, Tangled Ball, The Leader In Me, Uncategorized | No Comments

A few days after Sandy, I found this sign stapled to a poll on the beach in New Dorp, Staten Island.  It reads, Thank you to the little girl who gave me her last bucket of sand from the beach…

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Young Kids, Bullying Prevention and Inspiring Leaders

By | Be the One, Bullies2Buddies, elementary school, Hetrick-Martin Institute, Izzy Kalman, Kate Snow, Kathryn Otoshi, National Bullying Prevention Month, ONE, Pacer, parenting, Stan Davis, Tangled Ball, Thomas Krever, Uncategorized | No Comments

What perfect timing.  October is National Bullying Prevention Month and this morning I had a great conversation with an elementary school principal.  She brought up a great point.  She was worried that kids seem to react the opposite way when they…

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Where Can You Buy a Refrigerator AND Get Help in Bullying Prevention? Sears.

By | back to school, bullying, bullying prevention, bullying solutions, counselors, cyberbullying, kids, parents, schools, Sears, students, Tangled Ball, Team Up to Stop Bullying, Uncategorized | No Comments

Sears officially launched its Team Up to Stop Bullying campaign a few days ago.  This is a comprehensive effort to not only address the problem but to offer solutions. The site is clever and offers resources for all key people:…

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