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Mutual Confidence Is The Foundation Of All Satisfactory Human Relationships.

Tweet I really enjoy Napoleon Hill. Trust is something  is something we need to teach to our kids if they are going to have successful relationships in their lives. Kids who have been targets of bullying don’t trust anyone, and believe that no one cares about them. Prove them wrong, and help them establish trusting […]

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Random Access Memory

Tweet I don’t think that there is a person around who doesn’t own a computer. PC’s are used for everything. They are used to pay bills, write letters, and look stuff up on the internet. Handwriting has even been abandoned in schools because so much work is done on the computer. It is amazing how […]

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Want To Write For Us?

Tweet The Bully Proof Classroom is seeking writers for this website. If you are a teacher, parent, or even a student and would like to share some ideas or even your own bullying story we would love to hear from you. Your article will get front page views when it is posted and you can […]

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All Roads Lead To Attention

Tweet Rudolf Dreikurs (February 8, 1897, Vienna – May 25, 1972, Chicago) was an American psychiatrist and educator who developed psychologist Alfred Adler‘s system of individual psychology into a pragmatic method for understanding the purposes of reprehensible behavior in children and for stimulating cooperative behavior without punishment or reward. He suggested that human misbehavior is […]

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10 Most Common Cyber Bullying Tactics

Tweet Cyber bullying is a term used to define recurrent and sustained verbal and/or physical attacks by one or more children towards another child who is unable or unwilling to deescalate the engagement using information and communication technology. Like classic bullying, cyber bullying is harmful, repeated and hostile behavior intended to deprecate and disparage a […]

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Bitterness – Greed – Guilt – And Bullying

Tweet Bitterness The word is out.  Bullying will not be tolerated.  Schools, communities, and society have now drawn the line.  Students will be disciplined in school for it, employees and employers will be held accountable for acts of harassment and intimidation, and everyone must be on guard in terms of what they say and how […]

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Bullying Is Not Always About Weakness

Tweet Victims of Bullying get bullied for a variety of reasons. Weakness is only one of them.  People are bullied today for difference now more than ever. We would like to think that prejudice is yesterdays news; unfortunately it’s not.  The narrow minded bully comes in all shapes and sizes and operates in all venues […]

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Teaching Respect

Tweet Disrespect is really a symptom of a deeper problem going on within the mind of a child. Anger or guilt is at the root. Often teachers are not even aware that the child is angry but notice a change in their attitude, and are not sure where it is coming from. Rules and regulations […]

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Experiential Opinion

Tweet Opinion is opinion and we all have one. What forms these opinions is another story. Sometimes they are formed and almost appear to be judgment on a group or a method, or a habit or just an overall dislike for a person or an idea. These opinions are not based upon facts, but rather […]

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Liberty And Freedom

Tweet Liberty and freedom: synonymous? I don’t think so. We all have the liberty to do and say whatever we want. Good or bad. Oh, of course with consequences both good and bad as well. What we do with that liberty determines the amount of freedom we experience in the deep recesses of our mind […]

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