In my professional life, I have been working with the folks at Global Ascension Productions to launch a series of video seminars designed to help schools prevent identity-based bullying. What’s identity-based bullying, you might ask?
The video seminar series, entitled A Culture of Civility (stay tuned . . . the site’s a work in progress), is meant to engage the entire school community in discussion and action to prevent identity-based bullying.
As such, bullying’s been on my mind, and like most people who follow the news cycle, I was shocked to see this:
Pretty terrible stuff. While I was in Chicago this weekend, I crafted a response:
So this is our call to action. What are you going to do to begin building a culture of civility in your community?