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The Heart and Art of Teaching and Learning blog

This blog shares the learning journey of educators like you who are living the heart and art of teaching and learning with students. Teachers share their advice on classroom layout, building inclusion, classroom management, report cards and much more!

The Heart and Art of Teaching and Learning blog

WITS Programs

WITS is a widely-used approach to help create responsive communities for the prevention of peer victimization and bullying. WITS stands for: Walk away, Ignore, Talk it out, Seek help. A separate program exists for both primary and junior learners, each offered in both English and French. Visit their site for free lesson plans, book lists, resource guides, and printables.

WITS

Teacher Tube

This site, based upon a similar model as YouTube, features teacher-created curriculum-related or teaching videos, links to partner and subject channels and specialty groups. It requires a free sign up.

Teacher Tube

Say No to Bullying

This ETFO document provides effective strategies to deal with bullying.

Say No to Bullying

Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying involves the use of information and communication technologies to support deliberate, repeated, and hostile behavior by an individual or group, that is intended to harm others. While many of these activities take place outside of the school setting, they have a significant impact upon the school environment. This Canadian site contains extensive information about cyberbullying and outlines suggested strategies for dealing with the issue.

Cyberbullying

Bullying Awareness Week

Bullying Awareness Week draws national attention to this important issue each year. This site describes the annual plans for the week. The resources section contains extensive resources that will assist you in teaching students about more appropriate human interactions.

Bullying Awareness Week

Focus on Bullying Resource

Bullying behaviour can cause significant classroom management issues for occasional teachers. This site, maintained by the Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Education, provides specific activities that may be used with students at the various grade levels. Contains lessons for K – 7.

Focus on Bullying Resource

Kids Help Phone

Kids Help Phone maintains a website called “Let’s Talk About Bullying.” Contains a page for grown ups with links to resources about bullying.

Kids Help Phone

Canadian Safe School Network (CSSN)

The Canadian Safe School Network (CSSN) is a national, charitable organization dedicated to reducing youth violence and making our schools and communities safer. CSSN was founded in 1997 and grew out of the Ontario Safe School Task Force. Areas for students, teachers and parents.

Canadian Safe School Network (CSSN)