Taking a Stand

McCann, Samantha
October 2014
Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;10/27/2014, Vol. 83 Issue 7, p4
The article features the Be a Buddy, Not a Bully program created by Isabella Griffin, a student at Alamosa Elementary School in Colorado. It mentions the harassment and bullying experienced by Griffin in third grade, her realization of the importance of standing up for others after helping a differently abled student who was being bullied and the ability of bystanders to end bullying. It discusses the success of the program which encourages students to be so-called upstanders.


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