Southern Oregon Students Against Cyberbullying Remember Ryan Halligan

Ryan Halligan was born in 1989.  Thirteen short years later, Ryan took his own life after relentless bullying.  According to his father, the problems began in fifth grade.  The pressure increased through the end of his life, when Ryan decided unfortunately it was too much and took his own, at such a young age.  Ryan’s … Continue reading

Parents, Educators, How To Help End Cyberbullying: A Step-by-Step Guide

To Parents, Educators, Coaches:  To any guiding moral focal point in a young life, How many kids come up to you and actually tell you they are being bullied or cyberbullied?  A completely accurate percentage is impossible, but it’s quite obvious that it’s less than one hundred.  In truth there are bullied and belittled kids … Continue reading

President and First Lady Speak Out Against Bullying

Last month, President Obama and First Lady Obama held a summit meeting exposing and discussing the all-too-silent threat of bullying in the United States.  The summit marks the first in United States history concerning bullying.  In their press release, the First Family discussed the dangers of growing up, and the expanded dangers of doing so … Continue reading