Thanks to Kidpower supporters like you, students around the world have the power to take charge of their safety. “On my way back to my dorm after studying at the library, I was nervous at every sound. I had heard stories about other girls getting attacked. In my Fullpower workshop, I discovered skills that replaced […]
Today, our instructor Mike was moved to learn that a teen stopped an assault using skills he had taught in a 2-hour Teenpower workshop 5 years ago. The classroom teacher, whose students have intellectual disabilities, told us: “A month after your class, as our student was walking home, a man drove up, got out of […]
Halloween times have changed since I was a child roaming the neighborhood freely to trick or treat. And kids can still have fun if we remember to make a Halloween safety plan and to prepare older kids with knowledge and skills before letting them go trick or treating on their own.
“After constant teasing and name-calling because of how hard they worked in school, our children’s passion for learning was fading. We felt heartbroken, furious, and worried.” “Our upset attempts to intervene were making the bullying even worse – until we found Kidpower. Kidpower’s proven methods and compassionate coaching have helped us to intervene more effectively and our […]
“Now I know how to protect myself from cyberbullying!” Please donate to Kidpower for Bullying Prevention Month
“Can you imagine someone making a Facebook page titled “I HATE…” with your name, and then having hundreds of people ‘like’ it?” “It was awful. I was angry, scared, sick to my stomach – I didn’t know what to say or do. Not anymore! Kidpower taught me how to protect my feelings, stay calm, move […]
Cyberbullying is everywhere in the news today, the dark side to social media that creates misery for countless children and adults. Like any form of bullying, cyberbullying can poison someone’s joy in life, reputation, and well being. Teaching digital citizenship can be a powerful solution to cyberbullying. Just as an antidote is a substance that can counteract a form of poisoning, responsible digital citizenship can provide an antidote to cyberbullying.
Bullying is an emergency that requires urgent action. Kidpower International provides immediate solutions that parents, teachers, and other adults can use to help protect kids. An independent study from the Cyberbullying Research Center estimates that 5.4 million students skip school in the US at some point in the year due to bullying. The news is […]
“Now I’m not afraid of recess!” Thanks for Kidpower Supporters like you, parents can now worry less about their children’s safety! “Avery’s worst day? When kids switched off his motorized wheelchair, laughed, and ran away, leaving him scared and stranded on the playground after recess. It was terrible. He cried all night and said he […]
“Now we know how to handle cyberbully!” Thanks for Kidpower Supporters like you, we know how to help our child be safe online. Every family needs these skills! “Trolling, bashing, excluding, stalking, outing, harassing, flaming, impersonating…. These were the many cyberbullying risks our 12-year old Jasmine faced. We were upset and overwhelmed by it all. […]
Cyberbullying can be devastating. For Bullying Prevention Month this October, Kidpower International provides essential ways parents, teachers, and youth advocates can help kids learn how to cope with electronic aggression.