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December 10th, 2010
08:21 AM ET

Empowering Our Kids: Stopping bullies before they start

Parents and educators are always on the lookout for new ways to address the problem of bullying. What if there were a way to keep kids from becoming bullies in the first place?

For more than 10 years, a program in Canada has been doing just that. And the simple way they’re doing it might surprise you.

In part two of our series "Empowering Our Kids," American Morning's Kiran Chetry went to Toronto, Ontario, to look at the program, called "Roots of Empathy," and see how it’s working.


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  1. Average American

    Bullies are only part of the problem. The rest of the problem is that the US is raising a generation of pansies.

    December 10, 2010 at 8:32 am |