TITLE

Taking a Stand

AUTHOR(S)
McCann, Samantha
PUB. DATE
October 2014
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;10/27/2014, Vol. 83 Issue 7, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features the Be a Buddy, Not a Bully program created by Isabella Griffin, a student at Alamosa Elementary School in Colorado. It mentions the harassment and bullying experienced by Griffin in third grade, her realization of the importance of standing up for others after helping a differently abled student who was being bullied and the ability of bystanders to end bullying. It discusses the success of the program which encourages students to be so-called upstanders.
ACCESSION #
99053651

 

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