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Battling Bullies Chat: Read the transcript here


Ross Ellis, a national expert and child advocate on Violence Against Children: Focusing on Bullying, Cyberbullying, Digital Abuse, Kid and Teen Internet Safety, School Violence and Positive Parenting, took time out to answer your questions.

Ross answered your questions on:

  • What is bullying, cyberbullying, sexting and their consequences
  • Why kids bully and its effects
  • Sexting -- The dangers of posting photos online/cell phones
  • What we can do to stop school violence
  • What parents, schools and communities can do to get involved
  • Internet dangers

    Ross Ellis educates and speaks on the prevention of these issues. She serves on the Board of Love Our Children USA and on the Advisory Board of School Safety TV. Recently California's First Lady Maria Shriver placed Ross, as one of many, on the cover of her Women's Leadership program as an "Architect of Change." In March, 2009 Ross Ellis was named an Inspirational Luminary by Inspire Me Today, and in 2001 and 2003, was selected as one of New York Women In Communications Women Who are Changing the World. She is named in Marquis Who's Who of American Women.

    More information:

    Love Our Children USA
    1.888.347.KIDS / 212.629.2099

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    If you'd like to email Ross Ellis directly, CLICK HERE.