OBPP

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AcronymDefinition
OBPPOlweus Bullying Prevention Program
OBPPOffice of Budget and Program Planning (Montana)
OBPPOpen Book Peace Project (Chicago, IL)
OBPPOregon Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan
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A useful evaluation design, and effects of the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program. Psychology, Crime and Law, 11, 389-402.
According to the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program there are nine types of bullying.
Olweus Bullying Prevention Program, http://clemson.edu/olweus.
Moreover, to date, many states have not embraced the education-based approach of the AWARE Act and the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program.
The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program in Norway, for example, is supported by more than 20 years of research and has been endorsed by the United States Department of Health and Human Services as a model that can be easily replicated.
The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program is a whole-school approach, which has been implemented and studied in a variety of cultures in Europe and the United States, and at all grade levels.
Chapter 3 describes one anti-bullying and two anti-aggression programs that strive to put youth onto a trajectory toward success in school, strong social ties, and productive lives and that have provided evidence of success from well-designed evaluations--the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program, Linking the Interests of Families and Teachers, and The Incredible Years program.
Center City, MN: Olweus Bullying Prevention Program.
(7) "Olweus Bullying Prevention Program," http//www.olweus.org/public/bullying_prevention_training_info.page// (accessed October 29, 2010).
One of these is an antibullying program known as the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program. The method requires a paid parent/teacher coordinator at the school who guides the school in its implementation.
Gerald Zahorchak, Pennsylvania's secretary of education, stated in a 9/16/09 press release that "Pennsylvania is being viewed as a national model for creating changes in school culture thanks to the partnerships that have been developed between public and private organizations in our schools." One of these partnerships is with the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program (OBPP).
The most effective bullying prevention efforts appear to be whole-school prevention programs, such as the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program (Olweus et al., 2007), which establish school-wide rules and expectations related to bullying, thereby altering the social norms regarding bullying behavior, bullies, and bystanders.