Care. Connect. Champion: A Middle School Bullying Prevention Toolkit, is designed to:

Engage schools, students, parents and communities in local bullying prevention efforts.

Provide schools with key resources designed to support students in designing school-wide activities that highlight bullying prevention efforts.

Support a positive school climate.

Inspire and empower students to use their voice to impact positive changes in their educational environments.

Build positive peer-to-peer connections, and engage in leadership and advocacy skills so that young people make positive life decisions that will carry them into adulthood.

Written input and contributions were provided by our workgroup members.

  • Contrell Armor, Center for Schools and Communities
  • Dawn Bosley, Be the Change PA
  • Sally Canazaro, Center for Safe Schools
  • Mary Dolan, Pennsylvania Department of Education¬†
  • Jessica Doll, Be the Change PA
  • Nicole Fisher, Center for Schools and Communities
  • Randy Fox, Center for Safe Schools
  • Leah Galkowski, Center for Safe Schools
  • Kia Hansard, Center for Employment Opportunities
  • Kristen Herman, Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence
  • Dr. Sameer Hinduja, Cyberbullying Research Center
  • Geraldine Johnson, Cumberland Valley School District
  • Shileste Overton Morris, Center for Schools and Communities
  • Jane Riese, Clemson University

In addition to the workgroup and authors, the following individuals and schools contributed to the content and development of this toolkit.

  • Dr. Charisse Nixon, Penn State Behrend
  • Cash Cooper, Videographer
  • Cumberland Valley School District
  • Elizabethtown Area School District
  • South Middleton School District
  • Southwestern School District