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Student Leaders for Bullying Prevention

Student Survey of Bullying, Grades 4th-12th

What are students experiencing?
How do they help the Bullied student feel Safe and Included?

Schoolwide Instruction builds quick Responses to Bullying

Social skills lessons teach
Recognizing, Refusing and Reporting Bullying, K-8

UPstanders break the cycle of Bullying

Student Teams work to insure
Targets of bullying
feel safe and included

Adults in Action

Parents learn to Coach their Children

Bilingual workshop: Bully Proofing your Kid!

All Adults Identify and Respond

How to handle rough play, peer conflict and bullying

Break time and Playground Supervisors' Academy

Giving training to Adults who handle the most Bullying on Campus

"Now I know how to stop bullying between my friends" - Jena, Grade 8

Peer Problem Solvers for Conflict Resolution

Train Playground Conflict Managers

Students gain leadership skills to coach their peers to solve common conflicts

Student UPstanders throughout the School Day

Students help peers resolve issues smoothly 

Buddies help Build Break Time Connections

Students seeking connection go to the buddy bench to find a friend

Social Emotional Skills for Achievement

Middle School Coping Skills

Stress Management Skills for Academic Success in Upper grades

Empowered Empathy Skills

For solving conflicts and getting back to work

Mindfulness for Managing Strong Feelings

Increasing Time on Task through focus and Positive Self Talk

About Us

Dedicated Educators

Since 1995, The Common Language Program® has trained over 300,000 students, teachers and parents in the skills for bullying prevention, conflict resolution, social-emotional learning and mindfulness. Our trainings have successfully supported schools with PBIS®, Cornerstone®, Olweus®,  NoBully® and Second Step® Programs

Common Language Partner Schools

Partial List of Partner Schools in California


SLV Middle School, Felton; New Brighton Middle School Capitola, Scotts Valley High School, Harbor High, Mission Hill Middle School, Santa Cruz; EA Hall Middle School, Rolling Hills Middle School,Watsonville; Alianza Dual Language Immersion Charter School;  Amesti School, Calabasas Elementary Watsonville; Aromas K-8 School, Aromas; Athenour School, Los Gatos; Arts Magnet School, Berkeley; Blue Hills School, Saratoga; Ruth Brown Elementary, Blythe; Burnett Elementary, Morgan Hill; Bradley School, Corralitos; Cherry Chase School, Sunnyvale; Colma School, Colma; Cumberland School, Sunnyvale; Grimmer Elementary, Fremont;  Franklin School, Berkeley; Happy Valley, Santa Cruz; Landmark School, Watsonville; Lietz Elementary, San Jose; Loma Prieta Elementary; MLK School Salinas; Montclaire Elementary, Los Altos; Natural Bridges, Santa Cruz; Nordstrom Elementary, Morgan Hill; SB Anthony, Daly City; Saint Joseph's, Atherton, Sanborn Elementary, Salinas; San Juan Bautista K-8 School; SC Gardens Elementary, Santa Cruz; Simmonds School, San Jose; Santa Cruz Gardens, Soquel Elementary, Soquel; Westlake Elementary, Green Acres, Live Oak Elementary Santa Cruz; Anna Yates K-8 School, Emeryville 

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Common Language for Safe Schools

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