Feb 28, 2020
Social media changed society and continues to mold it, often in negative ways. Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitter, and other sites can be platforms for hate and cyberbullying.
So what if kids could only use social media for positive interactions? That’s what a new anti-bullying program called Bridg-it is trying to create. It’s an interactive, app-based system that encourages kids to support one another by sending what they call “shoutouts” which can be seen on monitors around any given school.
May 27, 2019
"If you are defamed online, Google’s CEO will swiftly clean up the mess and come to your house with a comforting puppy. In Randyland. Here on earth, Ervine’s experience was different and led him to devise ways to fight cyberbullying."
Feb 15, 2019
“Bridg-it’s solution helps magnify the viewpoint of the school, as now the authorities have the eyes of the community to detect and address any incidents,”
Feb 04, 2019
WPIX's Mr. G explores the implementation and impact of Bridgit at one of our flagship schools, IS 228 in Brooklyn
Jan 18, 2019
“We need a Board of Advisors composed of very special people; that is, they MUST BELIEVE AS WE DO that not only our middle school but any school can progress faster and more expediently through their consistent use of the electronic platform, climate, and culture tools we have found in Bridgit." - Teacher, Brooklyn middle school
Jan 08, 2019
A Brooklyn middle school puts culture at the forefront of creating a safe and supportive learning environment for all students. Through the implementation of Bridgit, students and staff are empowered to create their own culture of patience, understanding, love and support.
Dec 03, 2018
Bridgit Founder and CEO Jeff Ervine appeared on the Smart Social podcast to discuss protecting your identity and reputation online
May 30, 2018
Bridgit CEO Jeff Ervine on how the company's app help's combat bullying and it's Enough app allows users to document incidents of sexual misconduct.
Jan 31, 2018
Dr. Michael Gillespie, Chief Academic Officer of Bridgit, sheds light on the necessity of the technology and its purpose.
Jan 20, 2018
We Said Enough, a nonprofit organization dedicated to eliminating discrimination, sexual harassment, and assault in the work place, are launching an app based off of Bridgit.
May 12, 2017
ABC 7 writes about Bridgit, describing its local roots and explaining the significance of the technology.
Sep 12, 2015
Jeff Ervine, founder and president of Bridgit, and Dominic D'Angelo, principle of I.S. 228 David A. Boody Junior High School in Brooklyn discuss the launch of Bridgit.
Apr 06, 2015
David Boody I.S. 228 in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn is among the first few schools to implement the use of Bridgit.
Apr 01, 2015
Tech & Learning shares the news of the launch of Bridgit School.
Apr 01, 2015
eSchool News, a Daily Tech News website, discusses the importance of the launch of Bridgit School.
Mar 31, 2015
Education Dive provides a brief of Bridgit and some insight into how bullying must not be ignored.
Mar 31, 2015
The unveiling of Bridgit School: an online and mobile solution that streamlines how schools report, review and resolve bullying and harmful situations for more positive outcomes and safer school communities.
Nov 24, 2014
Brooklyn Middle School, David A. Boody I.S. 228, furthers its war on bullying with the new app, Bridgit.
May 08, 2014
Brooklyn public school Intermediate School 228 will be the first to pilot the new bullying prevention software Bridgit.