Bullying Prevention Resources
The Fox Chapel Area School District takes a zero-tolerance approach to bullying in our schools. Here are some helpful resources for parents and students.
- OLWEUS Bullying Prevention Program
The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program is designed to improve peer relations and make schools safer, more positive places for students to learn and develop. The goals of the program include reducing existing bullying problems among students; preventing the development of new bullying problems; and achieving better peer relations at school.
This federal government website provides a wealth of anti-bullying resources managed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
- The BULLY Project
The BULLY Project is a social action campaign inspired by the award-winning film BULLY. The campaign has sparked a national movement to stop bullying that is working to change instances of bullying into acts of empathy and action.
- National Bullying Prevention Center
PACER's National Bullying Prevention Center leads social change to prevent childhood bullying, so that all youth are safe and supported in their schools, communities, and online.
- Pennsylvania Bullying Prevention Toolkit
The Center for Safe Schools and the Highmark Foundation partnered to develop the Pennsylvania Bullying Prevention Toolkit website, which provides centralized, authoritative, easy-to-use information, tools, and best practices to help families, schools, and communities recognize, understand, and prevent bullying.
GLSEN works to ensure that LGBTQ students are able to learn and grow in a school environment free from bullying and harassment. Together we can transform our nation's schools into the safe and affirming environment all youth deserve.
PERSAD CENTER is a human service organization whose mission is to improve the well-being of the LGBTQ (lesbian, gay bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning) communities, and the HIV/AIDS communities. We serve our target populations and their loved ones, cradle to grave, across western Pennsylvania, with service centers in Pittsburgh and Washington, PA.