International STAND UP to Bullying Day
This day is celebrated two times a year. It is observed the last Friday in February and the third Friday in November. In 2019, February 22, 2019, and November 15, 2019. In November it also coincides with Anti-bullying week.
According to stopbullying.gov – Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior among school aged children that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. The behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time. Both kids who are bullied and who bully others may have serious, lasting problems.
Those taking a STAND will wear a pink “pledge shirt”. The first
So I encourage you to get your Pink On and STAND UP to Bullying!
Future Dates in November
- 2020 – November 20
- 2021 – November 19
- 2022 – November 18
- 2023 – November 17
- 2024 – November 15
Future Dates in February
- 2020 – February 28
- 2021 – February 26
- 2022 – February 25
- 2023 – February 24
- 2024 – February 23
The website they had is no longer active and the Facebook Group hasn’t posted since 2013. Nevertheless, we ALL can still STAND UP to Bullying! Wear your Pink!
Other Bullying Related Blog Post
- National Stop Bullying Day
- How to identify and stop cyberbullying
- Bullying, Crumbled paper, perspective view
- Blue Shirt Day
First published November 15, 2018. Last updated or republished February 18, 2019.