“The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it.” ~ Albert Einstein

What does it mean to be an upstander? Please step up to our global microphone and speak out!

We invite you to contribute your stories - and your voice - to the Upstanders, Not Bystanders VoiceThread. Please add to the "thread" by sharing about someone who has made a difference in your life, in your community, or in the world by having the courage to cross the line from bystander toupstander. We've included separate slides for elementary, middle, and high school students, plus adults (1st slide), but everyone is welcome to respond to others' comments across grade levels and generations.

For a full-size version of this VoiceThread, click here.

Note: Once you register with VoiceThread for a free account (a process that takes only a couple of minutes), you will be able to post a comment via voice, text, or webcam. Your comment will go "live" as soon as we approve it.