Wedesday, Oct. 25, 2017
(News 12 This Morning)
COLUMBIA COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) — One local school is taking on the issue of bullying and all that comes with it.
This is part of a campaign that started in 2006, PACERS National Bullying Prevention Week.
Every October, schools and businesses across the country participate in it – including our very own Riverside Middle School in Columbia County.
A specific group of students put the week long event together to teach the rest of their peers about bullying, the consequences of it and how to stop it.
There is an anti-bullying theme for each day. They started Monday with wearing blue to show unity and the effects of bullying
Tuesday they posted words of encouragement around the school, and Thursday student’s will receive Hawaiian leis to “lay off” bullying.
We spoke to the group of students who put