Year: 2014

Buddy Benches come to the Lodi School District

Buddy Benches come to the Lodi, NJ School District Lodi children can signal for a buddy with a new Buddy Bench system at the elementary schools. Grace Ann Parisi, elementary school counselor, got the idea from Facebook, which originated with a second-grade boy. “The boy said a good idea to combat bullying was to have buddy benches on the playground,”… Read more →

A NJ High School Student is Preventing Bullying of Disabled Students – A Teen’s Guide to Understanding and Communicating with People with Autism

HibHub is proud to share Miss Alex Jackman’s award winning film project, A Teen’s Guide to Understanding and Communicating with People with Autism. Alex is a student at Westfield High School, Westfield, NJ ,USA.

Alex’s project  has been recognized by:

  • NJ Council on Developmental Disabilities with a Multi Media Award
  • Youth In Action Award created especially for this project by the ARC of New Jersey
  • Best Documentary at the NJ Shore Short Film Festival
  • Palm Beach International Film Festival
  • The Global Peace Alliance Online Film Festival
  • Harlem International Film Festival. recently
  • Peggy Charren Award for Excellence at the Boston International Kids Film Festival. This award is given each year to a young filmmaker who is using the medium of film to change minds and change lives – to make the world a better place.