Thanks to Team Roswell

Thanks to Kim Weber & Team Roswell, Barb Scoggins AREA 51 – Aurora Cineplex and The Fringe Miniature Golf and all the BTV supporters who came out to support our movie premiere fundraiser for Incredibles 2!

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“At the heart of the Be THE Voice initiative is the belief that the student Bystander has the power to impact change when it comes to bullying. IF the bullying behavior is not tolerated by the Bystander, CHANGE will happen! We have …

Encouraging Kids to Speak Out

Be THE Voice aims to continue to empower students with the “see something, say something” mantra in instances of bullying. Co-founder Debbie Cwalina emphasized that Be THE Voice is focused on “bystander empowerment,” letting children know that if they see …

Color Blast Fun Run

The Color BLAST Family Fun Run (10/15/17) was a big success due to the efforts of our incredible planning committee Katha Hall Stuart, Kathy Igou, Michael Schoppenhorst and Bridget Brock. A big thanks to my favorite Rotary Club (Rotary Club …

CCRPI and Be THE Voice

Schools in Georgia can annually apply for Exceeding THE Bar (ETB) bonus points to add to their CCRPI score. One of the ETB categories is the school climate. Schools are encouraged to implement research-based programs or practices to improve their …

Bulldogs Endorse Be THE Voice

We are honored to feature the following UGA collegiate athletes in the Fall 2017 Be THE Voice video series! UGA Football Team: Jeb Blazevich (starting Senior TE), Aaron Davis (starting Senior CB) and Sage Hardin (RS Sophomore OL) Kicker Rodrigo …

Endorsed By Senator Albers

Senator John Albers endorses Be THE Voice for the Georgia School Board Association annual conference held in Atlanta, GA

Making the Choice

The Hembree Springs Elementary Interact Club made this great video encouraging their classmates to “Make the Choice to Be THE Voice” by signing the banner. What a great way to get the students engaged and the banner serves as a …

Roswell High V.I.V.s

Several Roswell High School students were awarded Very Important Voice (V.I.V.) awards for supporting our anti-bullying program in their school and other schools in their community. Football players helped kick off Be THE Voice at local grade schools, another student …

Mayor Wood Declares October Stop Bullying Month

Whereas, Over 13 million kids will be bullied this year, making it the most common form of violence experienced by young people in this nation; and Whereas, In the past 20 years, we have seen an escalation of bullying prevention …

Impact of BTV by Prominent Principal

Michael, Debbie and Principal Kindra Smith recognize the first VIV (Very Important Voice) recipients at Elkins Pointe Middle School. The 3 students were selected by the staff in recognition of being active Bystanders. One of the recipients shared that she …

Cottage School Gives 7 V.I.V. Awards

Be THE Voice recognized 7 students from The Cottage School (6 pictured) for the V.I.V. (Very Important Voice) Award on Thursday, April 14, 2016. These students were selected for embracing the Be THE Voice campaign and exhibiting outstanding UP-stander qualities. …

Senator Albers Supports BTV

Be THE Voice is a peer-to-peer style program which is designed to help the student bystander find their “voice” when witnessing a situation that involves bullying. – Debbie Cwalina, Co-founder Last fall, members of the Roswell Rotary Club kicked off …

Mt. Park Elementary Interact Club

Don’t Be A Bystander, Be An Upstander Not sure what an Upstander is? Let Mountain Park Elementary School students show you in this short video. Upstanders Stop Bullying 90% of kids don’t like to see someone getting bullied, but only …

RHS Encourages Participation

Roswell High School Gets Groups & Teams Involved Check out this great program that leverages many of the school’s groups and teams to promote the Be THE Voice that stops bullying campaign.

Carpool Line Anti-Bullying Campaign

Crabapple Middle School got creative when they kicked off their Be THE Voice that stops bullying campaign. As students were dropped off they were greeted by local high school football players, a big deal for the younger kids! Players handed …