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Backflips Against Bullying set for national expansion

A unique program that seeks to teach students anti bullying tactics through the use of acrobatics and parkour has made its way into schools across NSW – and soon Backflips Against Bullying will expand into other states too.

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Starting small to effect change

Bullying expert, Associate Professor Barbara Spears, discusses the challenges of addressing bullying in schools and the role of the wider community in influencing behavioural change.

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Primary school students say no to bullying

Finalists in Interrelate’s 2019 Say No To Bullying Poster Competition were honoured during a ceremony at Government House, with an 11-year-old student from Lennox Head Public School named the winner for her artwork depicting this year’s theme Be Kind, Lend a Hand.

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Bullying: Is early education the key?

Child development expert, Dr Lesley-anne Ey, discusses the importance of educating children from an early age about the differences between bullying and conflict, and the effects bullying can have on their peers.

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New evidence-based cyberbullying resource launched

Following years of research into the risks and benefits posed to children and teenagers by the internet, Flinders University has published a comprehensive classroom resource to empower students and provide teachers with lessons and information to address cyberbullying.

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