Bullying: what is bullying? Bullying is intentional aggressive, hurtful behavior! This month marks the eighth annual National Bullying Prevention Month – a campaign dedicated to educating and raising awareness of bullying and how it can be prevented. Bullying can ruin the lives of those affected and victims are often too scared or embarrassed to speak out. As a parent, carer or teacher, know how to spot the signs....
My kids school needs this because many kids are victims without anyone doing anything about it, and when the child being bullied reacts they end up getting in trouble! Great Poster on What IS Bullying... Exclusion, Physical, Lies or Rumors, Threats, Verbal Abuse or Teasing... Generally a Combination of the Above
When someone calls your kid stupid, it IS NOT BULLYING. Everywhere you turn these days you hear about bullying. And it's coming out of the mouths of kids and parents way more than it should. You and I and they are labeling all mean actions bullying. But what is bullying?
Bullying is a word that gets thrown around a lot these days when anything goes wrong between peers. It is our job to make sure students understand what constitutes bullying in order for them to use it appropriately when uncomfortable or unsafe circumstances arise.