The Goal: To introduce the concept
that "Leadership Is the Anti-Bully" at a
young age. (Early prevention is key.)
Most Hopeful Bullying Prevention
Statistic: When friends help out, 57 percent of the
time bullying stops in 10 seconds. (Hawkins, Pepler, and Craig, Social Development,
One Can Count.
Elementary school students have the power to be their best
selves, including using their unique talents and personalities
to contribute to the solution.
One’s messages of
inclusion, empowerment, and tolerance is a simple but powerful
tool that inspires students from Pre-K through 8th grade.
The second book in the series,
Zero, introduces the topics of building
self-esteem, image issues, and finding value in ourselves and
in others while continuing the message, Everyone
How Can My School/Organization use
One Can Count? As individual classroom
activities, as a foundation for school-wide
campaigns...or we found that the greatest impact is made when
older students mentor younger students. When older
students become the teachers, they become leaders. It creates a
domino effect of leadership. What's better than that?
Everything You Need to Get the Tangled
Action/Activities to Get Started
It is our joy to offer these downloadable materials for free
because we strongly feel that teaching leadership will
ultimately improve the lives of children and may even save
emotional and physical lives down the road. For ideas on how to
encourage your entire community to step up in affordable ways,
contact us at: email@example.com.
We'd also like to hear about your successes in nurturing little
To inquire about a visit from author
Kathryn Otoshi, hosting a One Can Count
workshop, or to order multiple discounted copies of One
and Zero, email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call
Recognizing those One Can
Count moments that make a difference in big and small
ways is half the fun. Order MEDABO
Day A Better
One) cards here.
Thank you for being a ONE.