Internationally recognized writer and inspirational speaker, Barbara Coloroso, shared her insights on the bullying, the bullied and the bystander . Prior to her speech, there was a panel discussion consisting of parents, students, law enforcement and administrators. There was insight on the panel into LGBT specific issues. For more info on the event e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. Many of our youth have suffered tremendous bullying via the internet and text messages? Is there a way this could have been prevented? How can we address cyber bullying in our schools better?
2. Strategies seem to focus on awareness rather than action and solutions. Are we simply repeating things we already know or should we try and become more action oriented?
3. How can we teach students to be more open to diversity including the LGBT community?
Watch bullying panel and 1st 45min of Barbara Coloroso talk here:
Watch final 12min of Barbara Coloroso talk here: