POPLAR BLUFF, MO (KFVS) - Poplar Bluff Junior High and High School's Stand for the Silent Chapter will be featured in a CNN Special.
"The Bully Effect: An Anderson Cooper Special" chronicles the journeys of a bullied child, a grieving parent, a victim of violence, and a filmmaker turned activist.
Each has become a powerful foot soldier in the high-stakes battle against bullying, inspiring a grassroots movement that has helped spark sweeping changes from school policies to state laws to federal legislation.
"The Bully Effect: an Anderson Cooper Special," presented in partnership with Cartoon Network and Stop Bullying: Speak Up will premiere on Thursday, February 28 at 9 p.m. CT. The special will re-air on Sunday, March 3 at 7 p.m. and on Saturday, March 9 at 8 p.m.
You can also help support their efforts to raise awareness at a pancake breakfast at Applebee's on March 9 from 8 to 10 a.m.