October 22, 2016
GMS begins anti-bullying program

Georgetown Middle School announced to students Friday that it is starting a new school-wide anti-bullying initiative

The program, called Olweus Bullying Prevention Program, is set up to address bullying issues in schools as well as at home and in the community year-round.

August 17, 2016
Bullying Prevention Law and Policy Webinar

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
3:00pm to 4:00pm

On Wednesday, August 24th, join Professor Jonathan Todres and Dr. Mark Hatzenbuehler, members of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Committee on the Biological and Psychosocial Effects of Peer Victimization: Lessons for Bullying Prevention, to learn more about a new report, Preventing Bullying Through Science, Policy, and Practice.

In this webinar, Professor Todres and Dr. Hatzenbuehler will review some of the committee’s findings, conclusions, and recommendations pertaining to the role of laws and policies in responding to and preventing bullying among youth. 

June 8, 2016
Global Bullying Prevention Meetings Highlight the OLWEUS Bullying Prevention Program
The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program continues to take center stage in the worldwide effort to prevent bullying.


Preparation is underway for an upcoming report by the Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence Against Children that will serve as a basis document for the General Assembly's " global recommendations against bullying " to be issued in United Nation's (UN) 71st session in fall 2016.
May 26, 2016
Virtual Olweus Bullying Prevention Program Kickoff!
Re-energize your school and stand together against bullying at this virtual assembly designed to rally students across the country. Let your students hear directly from kids just like them and be part of something big!


Mark your calendars for this LIVE, virtual Olweus Bullying Prevention Program Kickoff!

Olweus Bullying Prevention Program Schools Could Win up to $500 in School Supplies by Making a Bullying Prevention Video! Click here for details


On October 27, 2016, join other Olweus schools across the country to rally together to: Celebrate our bullying prevention efforts, and Pledge our commitment to reduce bullying in our schools. Stay tuned for details on how to participate.


October 27, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Central Time



THREE classrooms or schools will be selected to help lead our National OBPP Kickoff virtual event. Follow @olweus on Twitter and watch your email later this summer for more on how to enter your classroom or school to be one of our Kickoff leaders.


  1. -Order materials NOW to make sure you have all the surveys, implementation guides and classroom resources you need to kick off your bullying prevention for the year.
  2. -Upgrade to an OBPP digital subscription -- It's an affordable way to provide your staff with easy access to the most up-to-date OBPP resources.
  3. -Schedule a refresher for your staff! Check out the updated TCC schedule for professional training opportunities
January 29, 2016
Middle school holds talk on bullying, sexting
NORWICH – An informational discussion for parents was held last week at the Norwich Middle School, where the school’s bullying prevention program was explained and a New York State Police Investigator discussed the dangers of cyberbullying and sexting.