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Our mission is to advance bullying prevention best practices

The International Bullying Prevention Association (IBPA) was founded in 2003 when grassroots practitioners and researchers came together to convene the first conference in the US entirely focused on bullying prevention.

latest news

Regional bullying prevention conferences are being scheduled for 2018 in Palo Alto, Kansas City and Orlando.

2018 Regional Bullying Prevention Conferences
Email info@ibpaworld.org if you would like more information on any of these one-day conferences. Registration is $50 and includes lunch.

Registration now open for Kansas City, Missouri on 4.23.2018 >>

Downloadable Resources

Statement of Beliefs

Bullying Prevention and Intervention Tips for Schools

Bullying Definitions


IBPA Parent Newsletter

Featured Articles

Upcoming Event

International Bullying Prevention Association

The International Bullying Prevention Association (IBPA) hosts an annual conference to bring together those working to keep our schools and communities safe from bullying. Join us Nov. 5-7 in San Diego.

Call for presentation proposals

15th Annual IBPA Conference

San Diego, California: November 5-7, 2018

The Call for Presentation Proposals is open for the 2018 San Diego Conference. Please click HERE to submit your proposal. The deadline for submission is March 15, 2018 at midnight, ET.

Click Here to Submit Proposal

Featured Video

Jenny Betz explores cyberbullying in this brief video packed with practical information.
Identity-Based Bullying View All Videos

College Scholarship Program

Hey, students – could you use $500? College scholarships awarded to students active in their school or community bullying prevention program.

Have an idea for an article or blog?

Have an idea for an article or blog that you would like to write? Email your idea to info@ibpaworld.org. We are always looking for evidence based content for our newsletters.

Community Voices


School districts turn to technology to combat bullying

By Alison DeNisco District Administration, January 2018 12/19/2017 Nevada recently launched an online reporting system for parents and students,...

Kids Into Nice Deeds

KIND Campaign

Staff and students are determined to make a difference at St. John the Evangelist Catholic School in...


2018 Bullying Prevention Award

Learn more about a $5,000 grant available to schools/districts doing great work to prevent bullying!


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