Transgender Teen Who Was Crowned Homecoming King Dies – Suicide

A teen suicide that happened this spring in Charlotte NC. How could anyone see this sweet child with such a bright smile and think I need to crush his spirit? Heartbreaking. ~ Cara Zara – End Bullying Help Page A transgender activist who made headlines last year when he was crowned homecoming king at hisContinue reading “Transgender Teen Who Was Crowned Homecoming King Dies – Suicide”

Bullies and Bystanders: What Teens Say

Bullying is a fact of life for many kids and teens; research suggests almost half of teens have experienced bullying online or on their cell phone in the past year. But by standing up, instead of standing by, kids and teens can help end bullying. besmartbewell.com/bullying/

Mom speaks out after bullied teen commits suicide

PLEASANT HILL, Iowa – July 29, 2013 —Mental health support professionals will be at Southeast Polk High School Monday night following the suicide of a 16-year-old student over the weekend. AJ Betts is the fifth student from Southeast Polk High school to commit suicide in the past five years. His mother, Sheryl Moore, is hopingContinue reading “Mom speaks out after bullied teen commits suicide”

You Can Turn a Life Around – End Bullying

Bullying knocks down thousands of kids every day, but when one person stands, another will stand with them. You can be that person, you can turn a life around, and PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center can help. Learn more at PACER.org/bullying. Remember, the end of bullying begins with you.

Singing to Boost Self-Esteem

Singing is a powerful way to boost your self-esteem. It doesn’t matter how good or talented you are, the process of singing has a range of benefits. As well as helping to boost self-esteem, singing has many benefits to other areas of your life. As someone who experienced low self-esteem for a long time, singingContinue reading “Singing to Boost Self-Esteem”