VIDEO LESSONS

Kickoff ASSEMBLY Video

Welcome to No Bullying Schools!

What does it mean to be a “No Bullying School?”  Tom Thelen, Founder of No Bullying Schools, tells the story of how he was bullied as a student and how he got help from a trusted adult, his English Teacher, Mrs. Burdick.  Discover the behind-the-scenes story of what it means to be a No Bullying School!

Episode 1

How to Respond to Bullying

Tom Thelen, founder of No Bullying Schools, and Jordan Carson, Mental Health Speaker, discuss the definition of bullying and how to respond to bullying incidents. Discover the secret of mental health and resiliency in our first episode of No Bullying Schools. After watching, use our PDF Discussion Guide to debrief with your students, so they can apply the message in their lives.

Episode 2

How to Stop Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying and social media addiction are creating a rising mental health crisis around the world. How can students survive the “wild west” of the internet while developing digital citizenship? Tune in as Tom Thelen and Jordan Carson reveal The Top 10 Solutions for Cyberbullying and Un-Social Media.

Episode 3

How to Stop Bullying by Being an Upstander

Is it possible to speak up against bullying in a way that is both powerful and positive? How can bystanders become “upstanders” without being mean back? In this episode, Tom Thelen and Jordan Carson discuss the right way and the wrong way to speak up for others.

Episode 4

Where Does Bullying Come From?

Author Tom Thelen and co-host Jordan Carson present a new lesson on family dynamics and the psychology of bullying. Learn how emotional intelligence helps us understand human behavior, and discover positive coping mechanisms for dealing with stress and anxiety.

Episode 5

How to Become a No Bullying School

Join author Tom Thelen and host Jordan Carson for our fifth episode of “No Bullying Schools.” Discover the steps to create a Bullying Prevention Team or a Positive School Culture Club at your school. Learn how “random acts of kindness” can begin to transform your school culture.

CLOSING Assembly Video

Signing The No Bullying Schools Banner

After your school has watched the first five episodes of No Bullying Schools, it’s time to print off the No Bullying Schools Banner (from Video 5 above). Print it as large as possible and make enough copies that all your students can sign it. Then gather your students for our culminating event – The Action Assembly (aka Closing Assembly) – where you will watch this video and have everyone sign the banner making a commitment to SAY NO to bullying and SAY YES to a positive school culture.