When her daughter was a victim of bullying, she launched the Great American NO BULL Challenge
When Shawn Edgington's daughter, Nicole Edgington, was bullied during her senior year of high school, stalked and physically threatened online, she knew she had to do something.
Shawn started her quest to help her daughter by writing the bestselling book for parents about understanding how to parent today's connected teens called, The Parent's Guide to Texting, Facebook and Social Media: Understanding the Benefits and Dangers of Parenting in a Digital World.When researching the book, she came across this alarming statistic:almost 50 percent of teenagers have experienced cyberbullying, sometimes with deadly results.
Shawn developed a nation-wide campaign that would use the power of social media to draw attention to the issue of cyberbullying in a really big way. Thus, the idea forThe Great American NORead More »from Cyberbullying Prompts One Mom to Take Action