Educators, Contact Us to Book Your School’s Trip to the Kidsbridge Tolerance Museum today!

January 10, 2013

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As we head into the second half of the 2012-2013 academic year, we at Kidsbridge wish to remind you that there are dates available to bring your students for a class trip to the Kidsbridge Tolerance Museum.  Located on campus at The College of New Jersey in Ewing (Trenton area), we’ve got openings beginning in late January […]

Penn State abuse case shows we must teach empathy, morals, ethics

August 13, 2012

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Our August 13th Times of Trenton guest opinion column on NJ.Com. Original article here: Opinion: Penn State abuse case shows we must teach empathy, morals, ethics | NJ.com The court decided former Penn State Coach Jerry Sandusky was guilty. The Freeh report concluded various top Penn State University officials and the late Coach Joe Paterno […]

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At Bullying Summit, Student Bystanders Encouraged to Act

August 7, 2012

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At Bullying Summit, Student Bystanders Encouraged to Act By Nirvi Shah on August 6, 2012 4:13 PM Washington As policymakers continue to wrestle with the issue of bullying, there’s a new emphasis on getting kids who see bullying happen to speak up. At the third Bullying Prevention Summit here, the nonprofit Ad Council today shared […]

Finding the Middle Ground on Bullying – Transforming Learning – Education Week

August 1, 2012

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A recently released guide on bullying can help educators find the middle ground between students’ Constitutional rights and their right to learn in a safe environment, writes Francisco M. Negrón, Jr., of the National School Boards Association. The guide is a tool teachers can use to help students understand the difference between bullying or harassment […]

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Cyberbullying: Scourge of the Internet [INFOGRAPHIC]

July 20, 2012

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Sam Laird of Mashable posted this useful cyberbullying article with an infographic from the education portal OnlineCollege.org. “Cyberbullying isn’t new; a 2004 study found that 42% of kids had been bullied online — and that’s before Facebook, Twitter and other networks eclipsed MySpace and started a social revolution. With more and more kids maintaining online […]

Empathy: Taking a walk in someone else’s shoes

June 30, 2012

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Bullying is a problem that affects everyone. The inaugural June 3rd Kidsbridge WALK2STOP BULLYING at The College of New Jersey was designed to raise awareness of positive social strategies to create kinder, more empathetic interactions among kids, teens and adults. Research shows that empathy is declining precipitously in our society. Kidsbridge aims to reverse this […]