Bullying in schools can be identified and prevented, and is a key focus of the Obama administration. The President hosted the first-ever White House Conference on Bullying Prevention and has dedicated $132 million of the 2012 fiscal budget to grants to combat bullying. Watch a special message about bullying on Facebook from the President and first lady. The Administration also compiled facts and resources about bullying that can be accessed by visiting StopBullying.gov.
Thinkfinity.org offers a number of classroom resources that address the issue of bullying, and with our partner, Common Sense Media, reaches out to students and educators to provide a comprehensive collection of resources that promote responsible online citizenship.
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