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Sign Up to Have a Celebrity Visit Your Class for Anti-Bullying Month

Seth Godin’s doing it. Chicken Soup for the Soul’s Mark Victor Hansen’s doing it. Countless Nickelodeon and Disney Channel Stars are doing it.


If you're in the TED21C learning network, chances are you're not a teacher in Hollywood, California and the opportunity to bring a celebrity to your classroom doesn't come around too often. October is anti-bullying month and celebrities want to discuss it with your students live! It doesn't cost a dime or take a lot of work either.  

You can sign up below for a star to do a 30-minute Skype visit to your classroom. During that time the celebrity will take about 15 minutes to discuss their personal experiences with bullying and then they'll spend the rest of the time with questions, answers, and discussion where the kids can share their own experiences and ask their own questions. 

If you're interested all you need to do is reply to this forum topic with the following information:
  • Your Skype ID
  • Age/grade of kids
  • Number of kids attending
  • Times and dates available
  • Your email
Jeff Rivera will contact you to set up a visit.  To find out more visit this link.


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11-14/Grades 6-8



Any school day

  • Your Skype ID: jbeheler
  • Age/grade of kids: High school 9-12 (14-18)
  • Number of kids attending: 20-30 (could combine classes for a larger #)
  • Times and dates available: 7:45AM-11:00AM 1:30-3:00PM EST M-F Oct. 1-31 excluding Oct. 7 and 26
  • Your email:
  • Your Skype ID: plnaugle
  • Age/grade of kids: 9-10 year olds/4th grade
  • Number of kids attending: 30
  • Times and dates available{ 8:45-11:00 CST 11:45-2:25 CST any weekday in October except the 20th.
  • Your email:

This is a wonderful opportunity. Thank you for organizing it, Jeff. 



Hi - Thank you for providing a grand opportunity!

skype - ElisabethSochacki

age - 6th, 7th, 8th grades

Time/Dates - we would like to plan a big event around this. Our school day is approx 8:45 - 11:30 and 12:30 - 3:00 Eastern Time Zone. We need to plan ahead, so later in October would be great! Not Oct 21- teacher in-service.


My email: (preferred)

My school email:

We are a small Catholic School. "Steps to Respect" is the program we have been using for many years with good success for the most part. This would be a terrific "real-world" opportunity for students to learn from - thank you for making this opportunity available!!

Elisabeth Sochacki

Skype :  Acshak

Students : 9/10yr olds (4th Grade)

# of Kids : 17

Availability : Mondays, Thursdays, or Fridays (8:30-2pm)

email :



Grades 5-8


7:35-2:30 (EST)- all weekdays after 10/10

Thank you for organizing such a wonderful opportunity for our kids for this month. 


My information is as follows....

  • Your Skype ID...shannonmcclintockmiller
  • Age/grade of kids.....we have kids K-12 in our building.  Would love for them to talk to all ages.  
  • Number of kids attending  200
  • Times and dates available  I can work anything into the schedule except for October 26-28th. 
  • My email is 

Thank you so much.  I look forward to speaking to you about this. 


Best, Shannon Miller 

Twitter @shannonmmiller


  • Your Skype ID: speterson0403
  • Age/grade of kids: 6th graders, possibly 7th too
  • Number of kids attending: 60 - 100
  • Times and dates available: any school day between 8:30 and 2:45
  • Your email:


Stacy Peterson


Skype ID: michele.watkinsx

Age/Grade: 5th graders, possibly 6th too

Number of kids-90-150

Times and dates: any school day between 8:35 and 2:30 EST

My email:


Thank you-What a great idea!

Michele Watkins

Twitter @mrswatkinsclass

  • Your Skype ID    mfgammon
  • Age/grade of kids  Gr. 4&5
  • Number of kids attending   21
  • Times:  9:30 -10:30am, 11:00-12:00 am, Pacific Time
  • dates available  October 11-20, October 24-28 
  • Your email

Hi Jeff,

Learning to treat each other with respect is very important work. Thank you for offering this opportunity. 


Twitter @litnlearn

  • Your Skype ID - jhutton2
  • Age/grade of kids - 6th-8th grades (11-14 years old)
  • Number of kids attending - 30-60 (2-3 classes)
  • Times and dates available - all weekdays from 8am - 2pm
  • Your email -

This sounds like a great learning opportunity for our students.


Thank you,

John Hutton


14-16 year old students

30-60 students

Available Monday - Friday from 8am - 2pm EST


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