Tag: Social and emotional learning

Bullying Prevention Success Story: Undercover Agents of Kindness

Recent studies have indicated a sharp increase in narcissism, self-promotional and anti-social behavior among teens. Also, according to the National Center for Education Statistics, nearly a third of all students aged 12 – 18 reported having been bullied at school in 2007, some almost daily.

Justin Parmenter, a 7th-grade language arts teacher at Waddell Language Academy in Charlotte, N.C, applied a funny activity among his students with the goal that they could practice empathy and kindness.

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