Facts n' Stats
Almost 30% of youth are involved in bullying
160,000 students miss school every day in the US alone due to bullying
60% of bullies in grades 6-9 had at least criminal conviction by age 24
71% of students say bullying is a problem at their school
Full School Assembly and Small Groups
This workshop combines humor, pop culture references with powerful true stories, personal experiences and inspiration for each student to take action in their every day lives, understand the power of their words and take responsibility for what they think do and say in their home, their school and their community. Arthur challenges students with 7 Day Hoop Dreams Plan, and inspires them to lead the way to a more positive school environment.
Student Leaders Workshop
In this workshop, student leaders learn how to create effective anti-bullying events and activities, increase school spirit and unity, reach out to targeted students, and work alongside teachers and faculty to keep the motivation going.
Boys Only Workshop
The Foundation leads boys in an honest and open discussion on culture, pressures, expectations, self esteem, relational aggression, mean boys, cliques, and the unique ways in which boys bully, and provides boys with the tools they need to communicate effectively, build solid friendships, manage conflict, create boundaries and boost self esteem, body image, self respect.
Parent & Educator Evening Presentation
In this 90 minute workshop, Arthur bridges the gap between teens and the important adults in their lives, with a specific focus on bullying and mean girls. Topics covered include:
The basics of bullying: understanding the different kinds of bullying (relational, physical, verbal)
How to spot the bully and the bullied: the signs
What YOU as adults can do to foster the caring, compassion and leadership skills necessary to end bullying
How to positively affect your teen's behavior and lead by example
Helping Teens break the cycle of bullying
A crash course in Cyber Bullying
Tips, strategies and tools to stop bullying and transform the negative roles into positive ones, enable and encourage the bystanders and empower the targets.
Gangs N Guns Gotta Go!