In recognition of National Bullying Prevention Month and Boston vs. Bullies, the Zakim Bridge, TD Garden, and Government Center were lit up in orange on October 25th. Students also shared pictures of their Boston vs. Bullies team for #MyBvBTeam day.
The Lafayette School in Everett, MA was awarded the 2017 New Balance School of the Season. During the award ceremony, we also announced that Boston vs. Bullies has reached 50,000 kids.
A Boston vs. Bullies class from Sacred Heart hung out with Bull and Scooter of the Harlem Globetrotters and Master Model Builder Megan at Legoland Discovery Center.
The Murphy K-8 School in Dorchester, MA was recognized as the Boston vs. Bullies School of the Year for 2015 by Boston City Council members.
In honor of Bullying Prevention Month and for his efforts to stop bullying in Boston, the Boston Celtics celebrated Rusty Sullivan, Executive Director of The Sports Museum as a Hero Among Us on October 30, 2015.
By Isabella M.
Methuen High School in Methuen, MA
11th Grade Entry, ‘20 Will McDonough Writing Contest
A 54-year-old health teacher speaks to middle schoolers about bullying. Within a couple minutes, those kids are thinking about the lunch menu. But over in a neighboring community, the students hear from Red Sox superstar Mookie Betts and Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman.
A team of independent evaluators from Boston University recently released the most far-reaching and ambitious evaluation study of The Sports Museum’s Boston vs. Bullies program conducted to date, indicating that the program is positively impacting participating schools and students.
Watch Executive Director Rusty Sullivan talk about our award-winning educational program Boston vs. Bullies!
Congratulations to all of our winners!