"Children who are bullied often suffer from depression and low-self esteem well into adulthood"

Bullying is the most common form of violence in our society;
between 15 and 30 percent of students are bullies or victims


  • Bullying Includes:
    • Harassment
    • Intimidation
    • Taunting
    • Ridicule
  • Bullies are motivated by:
    • Hate and Bias
    • Cultural Norms
    • Peer Pressure
    • Desire to Retaliate
  • Bullying may occur:
    • Initation Rituals
    • Hazing
    • About Gender
    • Sexual Harassment
  • Bullies pick on kids who are:
    • "Weaker"
    • "Smaller"
    • "Funny Looking"
    • "Dumb"

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Ferrell-Smith, Finessa. "Bullying Puts Teens at Risk." Opposing Viewpoints Recource Center. Gale. Web. 19 Nov. 2009. http://find.galegroup.com/ovrc/infomark.do?&contentSet=GSRC&type=retrieve&tabID=T010&prold=OVRC&docld=EJ3010167273&source=gale&srcprod=OVRC&userGroupName=flem98382&version=1.0.

Cohn, Andrea, and Andrea Canter. "Bullying: Facts for Schools and Parents." Www.nasponline.org. National Association of School Psychologists, 7 Oct. 2003. Web. 7 Nov. 2009. <www.nasponline.org/resources/factsheets/bullying_fs.aspx>.

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