Power for Good: Anti-Bullying Week 2016 - #StandUpToBullying

Power for Good: Anti-Bullying Week 2016

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14th – 18th November 2016

Carry on the momentum of Stand Up Day and get ready to support this year’s Anti-Bullying Week. Anti-Bullying Week in England is coordinated by the Anti-Bullying Alliance and will be held from 14th-18th November 2016.

Anti-Bullying Week shines a spotlight on bullying – encouraging children, teachers and parents to take action against bullying all year round.  A recent survey found that 87% of the schools that take part in Anti Bullying Week say that it improves the school’s anti-bullying practice and 83% saying it increases levels of respect and kindness.

This year’s theme is Power for Good and the key aims are:

  • To support children and young people to use their Power for Good – by understanding the ways in which they are powerful  and encouraging individual and collective action to stop bullying and create the best world possible.
  • To help parents and carers to use their Power for Good – through supporting children with issues relating to bullying and working together with schools to stop bullying.
  • To encourage all teachers, school support staff and youth workers to use their Power for Good– by valuing the difference they can make in a child’s life, and taking individual and collective action to prevent bullying and create safe environments where children can thrive.

How can you get involved in Anti-Bullying Week 2016?

Children and young people across the country get involved in anti-bullying week – don’t miss out!

  • Nominate your teacher/school staff for a Power for Good Award
  • Get online and share your Anti-Bullying activity (@ABAonline)
  • Take part in our official Anti-Bullying Week film competition
  • Visit the Anti-Bullying Alliance website for lessons plans, assemblies and top tips
  • Use the week to raise funds for the work of the Anti-Bullying Alliance
  • Use your power for good!

To find out more about Anti-Bullying Week and how you can get involved visit our website: www.anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk/anti-bullying-week