This toolkit will help you:

1. Understand the extent, seriousness, and dynamics of bullying

2. Recognize and respond early and effectively to behaviors that can lead to bullying

3. Learn about new, effective strategies for controlling bullying

4. Prepare children to recognize and respond effectively to early bullying behavior

5. Teach children how everyone—bullies, victims, bystanders, and supportive adults—can help control bullying

6. Create an environment where everyone understands that bullying behaviors are unacceptable, harmful, and preventable

7. Empower yourself and children to actively intervene to prevent and stop bullying