Fargo Self-Defense Class Works To Stop Bullying – Valley News Live

Self-Defense Class Works To Stop Bullying By Kristi Larson – email Valley News Live – KVLY/KXJB – Fargo/Grand Forks Valley News Live – KVLY/KXJB – Fargo/Grand ForksValley News Live – KVLY/KXJB – Fargo/Grand Forks Valley News Live – KVLY/KXJB – Fargo/Grand ForksValley News Live – KVLY/KXJB – Fargo/Grand Forks    One program in the area is teaching kids not how to fight, but how to protect themselves from bullies. It’s called the Fargo Bully Proof Kids Jiu-Jitsu Program. Kids learn how to help protect themselves and get out of situations they don’t feel comfortable in. The class also helps give kids Continue reading Fargo Self-Defense Class Works To Stop Bullying – Valley News Live

Understanding the Signs of Bullying to Help Take Prevention Steps – Fargo Bully Proof Kids Martial Arts

4 Signs of Bullying to Look Out For Prevention is always better than a cure, since its possible to avoid certain situations altogether.  Gracie Barra has taken the stand against bullying. While the issue has yet to show a decline in schools all over the United States, the government proposes strict steps towards preventing and controlling the behavior. While everyone feels that there is a need for immediate action, proposals were made with regards to having school take accountable for every case possible. But we all know that such reforms may take a while for it to be fully functional, if Continue reading Understanding the Signs of Bullying to Help Take Prevention Steps – Fargo Bully Proof Kids Martial Arts

Bullying Victims Fight Back With Help From Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Royalty | Fargo Bully Proof Kids Martial Arts

Wednesday, August 24, 2011 1:17 am Written by: Steve Henson UFC 134 in Rio de Janeiro this weekend will rightly include homage to the iconic Gracie family, creators of Brazilian jiu-jitsu nearly 100 years ago, creators of the Ultimate Fighting Championship nearly 20 years ago, creators of legendary family fighting figures and jiu-jitsu instructors that span the globe. But the Gracies’ most positive impact might be felt at a middle school in a Denver suburb where a seventh grader is unafraid of bullies for the first time since he can remember. Martin Hendricks, 12, spent a week this summer at the Gracie Continue reading Bullying Victims Fight Back With Help From Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Royalty | Fargo Bully Proof Kids Martial Arts

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu making sure students don’t get bullied – WDAY 6 Fargo

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) – It doesn’t matter what school, or grade, every student gets bullied, at some point. We’ve found a way to help them come out on top.By: Kelsey Roseth, WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY At Fargo Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, students are using non-violent techniques to tackle tough situations. Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) – It doesn’t matter what school, or grade, every student gets bullied, at some point. We’ve found a way to help them come out on top. At Fargo Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, students are using non-violent techniques to tackle tough situations. These are students you don’t want to mess with. Continue reading Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu making sure students don’t get bullied – WDAY 6 Fargo

Bully-proofing your kids | Kids martial arts inFargo

Working with children on their confidence level at an early age can help “bully-proof” them. Miranda Jones can remember many afternoons in the counselor’s office in her small-town Colorado middle school, crying about other kids relentlessly teasing about her weight. She’d change clothes in the bathroom stall after gym so the other girls wouldn’t laugh at her size. By high school, she was spending countless hours in the library reading to avoid social situations and the possibility of being teased. She rarely complained to her teachers, assuming they would just make it worse if they confronted her bullies. “I went Continue reading Bully-proofing your kids | Kids martial arts inFargo

Fargo Public Schools Stop to Bullying – Fargo Bully Proof Kids Martial Arts

Fargo Public Schools Stop to Bullying by Krista Boehm August 24, 2012 With classes just beginning for students in Fargo, schools are taking a step forward to help keep everyone safe against bullying. Fargo North High School is standing strong together and taking the steps to help stop the growing issue of bullying in schools. It’s a growing issue for students inside and outside the classroom–bullying. And its one Fargo North High School knows needs more attention. Spanish teacher Brittney Rehm, “In my class, we have a lot of different grade levels and backgrounds so I always stress on how Continue reading Fargo Public Schools Stop to Bullying – Fargo Bully Proof Kids Martial Arts

Battling bullying: Martial arts teach kids to fight without throwing punches – The Fargo Forum

FARGO – Abbie Bennefeld was 13 years old when she was out for a walk and a 26-year-old stranger approached her from his vehicle. By: Tracy Frank, INFORUM Sarah Andersch gives the thumbs-up to her students at the Fargo Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Academy in south Fargo. David Samson / The Forum FARGO – Abbie Bennefeld was 13 years old when she was out for a walk and a 26-year-old stranger approached her from his vehicle. “I felt vulnerable and scared,” says Bennefeld, who is now 15. The Gary, Minn., teen said she never wanted to feel that way again, so after doing some Continue reading Battling bullying: Martial arts teach kids to fight without throwing punches – The Fargo Forum