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Brutal Boys versus Mean Girls: Male Bullying vs Female Bullying Exploring gender differences in bullying trends  Bullying can be difficult to pinpoint in a school setting because it doesn’t always look the same from case-to-case. The methods of bullying change from bully-to-bully. Methods also tend to look dramatically different between male bullying and female bullying. For instance, girls...

Just Say YES “Reached New Heights” with Record-Breaking 9th Annual Celebration The star-studded night included appearances by keynote speaker Coach Tony Dungy, event host and two-time Super Bowl Winning Champion Tony Casillas and Coach Avery Johnson whom presented the Youth Impact Award The Just Say YES 9th Annual Celebration held at The Stater in downtown Dallas was...

Keep Your Students Safe on Prom Night Dressing up, dancing the night away and having a blast with friends are all part of the prom experience. Prom is seen as a right of passage for teens across the country, and it should be fun! However, teens can also experience significant peer pressure, leading them to make...

Bullying Prevention Programs: What is considered bullying, and how to teach kids to stand up to it, safely Does the word bullying make you immediately think of fights on a playground or shoving matches in the hallway? If you keep up with the news and trending topics, you know that unfortunately, in today’s world, our definitions...

Welcoming Ruth Cooper to Just Say YES Cooper joins the JSY Team as the organization’s Operations Assistant As we look to expand our reach and empower more students across the nation, the team is eager to announce our newest addition: Ruth Cooper, serving as the organization's Operations Assistant. Ruth comes with experience working in the nonprofit world...