STRETCH (Students Ready To Make Change): Making a Difference in the Lives of Students

NTwila Lukowiak, Ed.D.
Bradley University

-

James Ghareeb, B.S.

Sarah Wadi, B.S.

Samantha Stanis, B.S.

Jack Waltery

Abstract

Described in this multifaceted article are various types of bullying and the potential    long-term, harmful effects. The authors also depict a multitude of strategies for parents / guardians and teachers in assisting children who have suffered from bullying. Furthermore, the authors share their personal experiences with bullying and explain the reasons they are extremely passionate and dedicated in doing whatever is in their power to end bullying. Finally, a university student organization named STRETCH (Students Ready To Make Change) is introduced. Members of STRETCH create multi-media presentations to assist students in understanding the harms of bullying and the benefits of performing acts of kindness for all individuals. STRETCH members perform these entertaining presentations which consist of videos, personal stories, music, and educational activities to K-12 students in an effort to make a difference in their lives and letting them know they are not alone.

Read or Download

  • To Read this Article - or Download this Article (login required)

  • To Download the Entire FALL 2017 Issue of JAASEP -  (login required)

NASET Members -  Login to Access These Files.


Not a Member?

If you are a member of NASET, please login to freely access this and all archived articles of JAASEP

If you are NOT A MEMBER of NASET you may purchase this article of JAASEP for $4.95 (use the "Buy now" button below):

OR Buy the entire issue of JAASEP FALLL 2017 for $19.95. Use the BUY NOW button below:

OR - Join NASET and have access to this & ALL PAST ISSUES of JAASEP - JOIN NASET


Return to the Table of Contents - CLICK HERE

To top

lost password?