“Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.”
It can be hard to be who you are in high school, when all you really want is to just fit in. And while you may feel alone in a building full of hundreds of students, there are others like you. Others who are afraid to be who they are. Afraid to go to school. There are others who are lonely. Sad. Angry. Because it is hard being a teenager. And high school does suck. But life gets better. Make sure you stick around to check it out.
PREVNet is building a diversity of partnerships that bring expert researchers and national organizations together to address issues related to bullying, including education, assessment, intervention and government policy. At present, PREVNet is comprised of 130 expert researchers from 30 Canadian universities and 62 national organizations that reach children and youth from early childhood into adulthood.