Teach teens how to best handle bullies and protect victims without getting hurt Help teens reasonably predict the consequences of their actions Duration: 28 minutes Leader???s Guide available online Bullies are no longer the big loud kids who like to intimidate and push other kids around on the playground. Now bullies travel in gangs and often pack deadly weapons. The rules for engagement have changed and this program explores how to best handle bullies and protect victims without getting hurt. Teens learn how to recognize potentially dangerous situations and avoid violence by reasonably predicting the consequences of their actions. PeaceTalks is a research-based and award-winning program which incorporates multiple approaches shown to be effective in reducing aggression and violence. Hosted by Michael Pritchard, America’s most respected teen counselor. Pritchard is a humorist, actor, youth activist, former probation officer, and PBS host. Educate kids about violence in our society, the risks they face every day, and the positive choices they can make to stay safe. PeaceTalks Prevents violence by teaching kids how to avoid dangerous situations, handle their own emotions, and use conflict resolution skills. PeaceTalks Empowers teens to learn how to get along with others. ??Check out some of our other??PeaceTalks DVDs!