Bullying Prevention Resources

Bullying prevention tips and resources for camps.

Bullying Prevention Training and Response

StopBullying.gov is proud to announce the launch of a new Bullying Prevention Online Course, a self-directed training that features the newest research and statistics and best practices on bullying. Participants can take quizzes to test their knowledge and earn continuing education credits at their own pace. The course is a free professional development tool for everyone engaged in addressing bullying and we are excited to share this resource with our members.

Defining Bullying - National Bullying Awareness Month

While October is National Bullying Awareness Month, what can we do as a camp community to bring awareness year round? 

Cyberbullying: Camp’s Role in Helping Girls Disengage from an Online World

Author Rachel Simmons spoke with ACA about aspects of cyberbullying among girls and camp’s role in helping kids disengage from an online world where they must always be “on.” Recently, Simmons revised and updated her New York Times bestselling Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls with four new chapters that include fresh, innovative strategies to help girls navigate the online world.

Understanding Bullying Within The Camp Setting - Tips for Parents

What is Bullying?

Bullying is aggressive behavior by a child or a group of children who take advantage of the power they have to hurt or intimidate others.

Bullying can take many forms:

Bullying Prevention - Camps Take a Stand

Bullying prevention is one of five hot topics on the minds of camp staff. To help address this issue,the American Camp Association, in collaboration with Dr. Joel Haber, is pleased to present several tools to aid in bullying prevention.

Read Dr. Haber's recent article, "Bullying Prevention: Are You Up to Speed?"

Bullying Prevention Toolkit

The camp community can play a critical role in stopping bullying behaviors.