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Countering Bullying in the Boys Town Schools159489 Who are bullies? What leads these individuals to bullying? These are often students who have witnessed physical or verbal aggression in their own homes. They have seen other people push or hit children or adults. A bully is often... Who are bullies? What leads these individuals to bullying? These are often students who have witnessed physical or verbal aggression in their own homes. They have seen other people push or hit children or adults. A bully is often...10/10/2017 8:28:23 PM3.  Respect for Diversity teach the students about the benefits of diversity, but also for them to learn from each other’s inherent diversity STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/blog/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx95210http://www.boystown.org10/10/2017 8:28:23 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Five Tips for Raising Children Who Celebrate Diversity176329 ​​By Bridget Barnes, Director, Boys Town Common Sense ParentingAmerica truly is a melting pot of many cultures, and our society’s divers... ​​By Bridget Barnes, Director, Boys Town Common Sense ParentingAmerica truly is a melting pot of many cultures, and our society’s divers...9/15/2017 9:40:04 PMpot of many cultures, and our society’s diversity is what makes us unique, strong and way toward helping children develop healthier attitudes about diversity and acceptance STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx520330http://www.boystown.org9/15/2017 9:40:04 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Central Florida Youth Experience Education Inspiration with UCF Students155618The past 10 years ​with each semester at UCF, Boys Town Central Florida youth have had the opportunity to engage with University of Central Florida...5/30/2017 7:53:23 PMThe past 10 years ​with each semester at UCF, Boys Town Central Florida youth have had the entrepreneurial thinking, communication, teamwork, diversity, creativity and ethics while STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/news/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx5830http://www.boystown.org5/30/2017 7:53:23 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Raising a Nonjudgmental Child159612 Children are born without bias. As infants, they don’t care about race, gender, religion (or lack thereof), sexual orientation or cultural identity. As they grow, any prejudice they exhibit regarding others is the result of learning via observatio... Children are born without bias. As infants, they don’t care about race, gender, religion (or lack thereof), sexual orientation or cultural identity. As they grow, any prejudice they exhibit regarding others is the result of learning via observatio...11/28/2017 7:10:11 PMThat's what Boys Town provides to tens of thousands of children and parents everyday means exposing your child to diversity-rich environments and cultivating friendships with STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/blog/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx130350http://www.boystown.org11/28/2017 7:10:11 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Teaching Tolerance175145 One of the most important jobs we have as parents is raising tolerant children. Let the parenting experts at Boys Town help you guide your young ones to be more open-minded and welcoming toward others. One of the most important jobs we have as parents is raising tolerant children. Let the parenting experts at Boys Town help you guide your young ones to be more open-minded and welcoming toward others.12/4/2017 8:39:10 PMOne of the most important jobs we have as parents is raising tolerant children Learn how to guide your young ones to become Raising Children Who Celebrate Diversity read ​​more STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/parenting/guides/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx65791410http://www.boystown.org12/4/2017 8:39:10 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
America’s First Boy Band159517 Father Edward J. Flanagan loved music. Growing up in Ireland, he would gather with his family in the evenings to sing and play instruments as they sat around their home’s hearth. Father Flanagan also believed that music was a positive hobby and ou... Father Edward J. Flanagan loved music. Growing up in Ireland, he would gather with his family in the evenings to sing and play instruments as they sat around their home’s hearth. Father Flanagan also believed that music was a positive hobby and ou...10/10/2017 8:40:21 PMThat's what Boys Town provides to tens of thousands of children and parents everyday they were not welcome due to the diversity of the performers and because Father Flanagan STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/blog/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx182340http://www.boystown.org10/10/2017 8:40:21 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Achievements of Supporters, Alumni Highlight Boys Town’s Black History Month Celebration159434 In 1917, Servant of God Father Edward Flanagan founded his Home for Boys in Omaha, Nebraska, on the principles of racial and religious tolerance and acceptance. Many people did not appreciate or support this revolutionary concept, and Father Flana... In 1917, Servant of God Father Edward Flanagan founded his Home for Boys in Omaha, Nebraska, on the principles of racial and religious tolerance and acceptance. Many people did not appreciate or support this revolutionary concept, and Father Flana...10/10/2017 8:24:14 PMThat's what Boys Town provides to tens of thousands of children and parents everyday it celebrates its rich history of diversity and the achievements and contributions of its STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/blog/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx87230http://www.boystown.org10/10/2017 8:24:14 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Bridget Barnes174235BiographyParenting toolsDisciplinePositive reinforcementBridget Barnes has over 30 years of experience as a Health and Human Services professional...11/16/2017 8:27:36 PMBridget Barnes has over 30 years of experience as a Health and Human Services professional Tips for Raising Children Who Celebrate Diversity Using Videos to Start a Conversation STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/parenting/our-experts/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx33461080http://www.boystown.org11/16/2017 8:27:36 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Acceptance and Equality Must Be Part of Every Child’s Life Lessons159433 Father Edward J. Flanagan was far ahead of his time, sometimes dangerously so.When he founded his home for boys (later to become known as Boys Town) 100 years ago in Omaha, Nebraska, he welcomed youngsters of all races, religions and cultural back... Father Edward J. Flanagan was far ahead of his time, sometimes dangerously so.When he founded his home for boys (later to become known as Boys Town) 100 years ago in Omaha, Nebraska, he welcomed youngsters of all races, religions and cultural back...10/10/2017 8:24:14 PMThat's what Boys Town provides to tens of thousands of children and parents everyday in our residential care program reflect the diversity that makes America a great nation STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/blog/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx129160http://www.boystown.org10/10/2017 8:24:14 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Summer Reading: What Should My Kids Read?159653 Keeping our children reading throughout the summer is important. We recently looked at ways you can encourage your children to read, but you may now be wondering what exactly your children should be reading. As the Manager of ... Keeping our children reading throughout the summer is important. We recently looked at ways you can encourage your children to read, but you may now be wondering what exactly your children should be reading. As the Manager of ...10/10/2017 8:40:44 PMThat's what Boys Town provides to tens of thousands of children and parents everyday Woodson Two heartwarming books that embrace diversity and teach lessons about how even STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/blog/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx84200http://www.boystown.org10/10/2017 8:40:44 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Teaching Social Tolerance in Today’s Political Climate159669 The 2016 presidential election has created intense feelings for many people –adolescents included. Those feelings and thoughts have been expressed using social media. While it’s great that young people are engaged in the political process and want... The 2016 presidential election has created intense feelings for many people –adolescents included. Those feelings and thoughts have been expressed using social media. While it’s great that young people are engaged in the political process and want...10/10/2017 8:40:49 PMThat's what Boys Town provides to tens of thousands of children and parents everyday Diversity and different points of view are a staple of our country and the communities we STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/blog/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx78190http://www.boystown.org10/10/2017 8:40:49 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Using Videos to Start a Conversation about Tolerance176568 ​​By Bridget Barnes​, Director, Boys Town Common Sense ParentingTwo-dimensional characters on flat screens are everywhere. The multiplyi... ​​By Bridget Barnes​, Director, Boys Town Common Sense ParentingTwo-dimensional characters on flat screens are everywhere. The multiplyi...11/28/2017 7:10:32 PMBy Bridget Barnes​, Director, Boys Town Common Sense Parenting And not all of those videos This early exposure to diversity can help them become more open-minded as they grow STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx1148220http://www.boystown.org11/28/2017 7:10:32 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Boys Town Iowa Staff Awarded by Iowa’s Coalition for Family and Children’s Services185550Boys Town Iowa staff members were recognized for their efforts by the Iowa's Coalition for Family and Children's Services.6/16/2017 4:06:44 PMOn March 16, 2017 two Boys Town Iowa staff members were recognized for their efforts by the show outstanding service, dedication, longevity and diversity in duties to children and STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/locations/iowa/news-and-events/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx341320http://www.boystown.org6/16/2017 4:06:44 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js

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