E18 Breaking Down Bullying; How to Spot It, Prevent It, and Support Those Struggling With It

Episode Description
As we wrap up Bullying Awareness Month, we wanted to invite Megan Sladen Parent back to the show to share with us her tips on the topic of bullying in our schools. In this insightful episode, we chat about the difference between bullying and peer conflict and why you should know the difference, how to support your student as they go through conflict, and so much more. Regardless of whether you have children or not, this episode is full of tips to help you learn how to spot bullying and put a stop to it!

Tune in to hear more from Megan and see below for a full list of topics covered.

To listen to her first episode with Learning Reimagined, click here

Key Topics Covered in This Episode:

  • Defining the difference between bullying and peer conflict and why it’s so important to know the difference
  • How to support your kids through conflict they may be facing
  • Warning signs that your child may be a victim of bullying (or even a perpetrator)
  • How role-playing a conflict situation with your kids can be extremely helpful to their discernment
  • Practical tips for how parents can support their students going through peer conflict
  • Why students should have an adult they can trust on campus
  • How to explain to your kids the difference between peer conflict and bullying
  • Resources for parents (linked below)

Bullying Prevention Resources:

https://www.pacer.org/bullying/

https://www.stopbullying.gov/

https://www.violencepreventionworks.org/public/olweus_bullying_prevention_program.page

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