What Bullying Is Really Telling Us

CBS New York host referring to my book Love Your Classroom Again.

CBS New York host referring to my book Love Your Classroom Again.

It’s heartbreaking to learn that a child you know is being bullied or that the sweet child in your home is doing horrible things to people at school.

It's for this reason that bullying is a complicated and emotionally-loaded subject. Couple this with memories that many of us have about being bullied ourselves and reactions border on explosive.

October is National Bullying Prevention Month and there’s a lot of incredible activities going on in schools around the country. They are doing great work but I'd like to put a different spin on the bullying conversation.

As many of you might know, I have some unconventional views on bullying.

So when CBS New York called to ask me to speak on the subject I was psyched.

Click below to learn about my outside-the-box approach to helping those children who are being bullied and those showing bullying behavior.

And remember, the most effective way to teach children about good behavior is to model it yourself. (Click to Tweet)