As we all know, bully prevention month has come and gone. We talked about how students should not be bystanders, and what immediate steps can be taken. In this month of Love, we need to not forget that students who are bullied have lasting psychological effects for that experience that may or may not have stopped. Love them, completely and unconditionally.
We also provided a Tuesday 12 list of books on the subject of bullying, and here today we share with you an amazing new find!
The poet Shane Koyczan, created a poem about bullying but took has taken it a step further. He enlisted the help of 20 animators to create segments to represent his poem. The result is absolutely incredible. The account of his personal experience and of others is at times overwhelming. The visuals are chilling, a truly amazing short film. This video is truly beautiful and powerful.
Take the time to watch it, and be the judge about who you share it with.