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11 Resources for Highlighting Heroes

Written by Marsha Rakestraw | 2 Comments | Published on October 7, 2013 | Filed under Humane Connection

October is Anti-Bullying Month, and schools around the country will be putting special focus on bullying behaviors. Preventing bullying is an admirable goal, but as Hero Construction Company founder Matt Herndon said, “If we attack… More

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The Good, the Bad & the Ugly About Bullying Prevention in Schools

Written by Marsha Rakestraw | 1 Comment | Published on May 8, 2013 | Filed under Humane Connection

We’re fans of the pro-hero approach, rather than using an anti-bullying framework,  but given that most educational institutions still think and act in terms of anti-bullying, this recent study by the American Educational Research Association… More

Matt Langdon: Ditching Anti-Bullying Programs to Build Pro-Hero Schools

Written by Marsha Rakestraw | No Comments | Published on September 21, 2012 | Filed under Humane Connection

Why does Matt Langdon, founder of the Hero Construction Company, cringe every time he sees an anti-bullying sign in a school? Why does he think anti-bullying programs should be ditched in favor of cultivating heroes?… More

We Need Pro-Hero Schools Instead of Anti-Bully Schools

Written by blogger | 9 Comments | Published on January 30, 2012 | Filed under Humane Connection

This post is by guest blogger, Matt Langdon. Matt is the founder of The Hero Construction Company, which helps teach kids about the heroes within them and how to help their heroic selves thrive.  … More