The Joseph Project
|Posted by Mark Snyder on November 29, 2011 at 1:35 PM||comments (0)|
Eleven year old Mitchell Wilson took his own life after losing his childhood spark following a bullying incident. Mitchell was diagnosed with Muscular Dystrophy but continued to live a full life until a school yard bully attacked him last year for the iPHONE that his father had lent him.
According to Mitchell's father, the boy succumbed to anxiety attacks about being outside by himself and never really returned to normal.Read Full Post »
|Posted by Mark Snyder on May 9, 2011 at 4:50 PM||comments (0)|
Teachers, coaches and others who work with children and youth are there to teach, protect, facilitate, motivate and guide young minds and bodies. But when coaching becomes focused on performance and winning, the risk is there for coaches to bully children. This has been going on for decades and bullying from adults can sometimes be more serious than bullying from other children, depending on the situation. This soccer coach tells it well,Read Full Post »
|Posted by Mark Snyder on January 5, 2011 at 1:53 PM||comments (0)|
New Laws in Massachusetts took affect in 2010.
|Posted by Mark Snyder on December 6, 2010 at 9:01 PM||comments (0)|
A recent study has found that BULLYING and CYBER BULLYING are now the number one fear for parents. Exceeding kidnapping, suicide and sexual predators, bullying is now what parents are most concerned about. Read the study here.