First STOPit School Launches in Japan
STOPit has officially launched their first school in Japan! Hagoromo Gakuen Junior High School in Osaka kicked off the STOPit program on June 30th, 2016 and NHK NewsWeb was there to cover the event. A teacher at the school, Takashi Ono, and the president of STOPit Japan, Taniyama Daizaburo, were interviewed and expressed excitement about bringing the STOPit platform to their country. Students reacted positively to the introduction of the app and remarked that it could help prevent bullying and suicide throughout Japan.