The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program is widely recognized by educators and authorities on violence prevention as the leading bullying prevention program available today. Education professionals involved in anti-bullying efforts offer the following endorsements:
'Beautifully written and carefully researched'
"Dr. Dan Olweus and his team have gone from strength to strength in their bullying prevention efforts with this new guide. I concur with the authors' stress on systems change as the key to violence prevention, and in expanding the audience outside the doors of the school to members of the community. Beautifully written and carefully researched, this guide comes highly
John H. Hoover
Interim Associate Dean, College of Education
St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, Minnesota
Author of The Bullying Prevention Handbook
'A positive Impact on our entire school'
"The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program has had a positive impact on our entire school of over 650 students and staff. We have become a safe, predictable environment for all, and all feel empowered to make a difference. Following our first full year of implementation, the reported bullying referrals have decreased by 68 percent."
Rebecca Dahl, Principal
and Casey Bertram, Assistant Principal
Edgerton Elementary School, Kalispell, Montana
'Reduces bullying behaviors'
"Philadelphia is the seventh largest school district in the United States. Since 2001, the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program has been implemented in 40 schools and our data shows that when implemented with fidelity, the program not only reduces bullying behaviors, but it effectively provides the framework for systemic improvement in school climate and safety."
Director of the Office of School Climate and Safety
School District of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania