Did you know that more than 160,000 U.S. students stay home from school each day from fear of being bullied?
• Do YOU Stand Up to Bullies? QUIZ - Like in the movie Standing Up, life is full of beautiful, amazing things, but bullies sure aren’t one of them! Do you stand up to bullies? Or do you let them intimidate you and others? Take this quiz to see where you stand and get tips and tricks to beat the bullies in your life.
• Take the Anti-Bullying Pledge! PDF PRINTABLE - Standing Up not only has incredible charm, it also carries a powerful message. After watching the movie as a family, sit down with your young one(s) and talk about some of the essential life lessons from Standing Up. Tell your children about how bullying can affect even the strongest of people. Read and sign the Standing Up to Bullies Pledge and pin it on the fridge, bulletin board, or wherever you can see it as a reminder.
This will be a great movie that you and your family can both watch and maybe discuss the issue of bullying and the effects it is having on kids at your child's school. Talk about what they should and should not do. And always encourage them to tell you what is going on with them or their friends at school. Unless you know, how can you help?
Also, the stunning soundtrack to Standing Up from Varese Sarabande Records is available to purchase on 9/3 on iTunes and 9/24 in stores.
One winner will get the autographed movie, Standing Up from D.J. Caruso. Open in the U.S. only. Good Luck Everyone!