We know that an estimated 25% to 33% of US students say they’ve been bullied. And in the past decade, we’ve learned much about who they are, as well as the various forms bullying takes—verbal, physical, social, cyber, indirect, and… Read the rest
Bullying has gotten a great deal of attention in the past several years thanks to a number of highly publicized cases in which children have been so brutally victimized by peers that they felt their only escape was suicide.
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In September 2017, the Cartoon Network surveyed a large national sample (1,054) of 9- to 11-year-olds, in an effort to learn more about how kids treat each other. The findings, reported on the NPREd website in the article, “What Kids… Read the rest
School bullying is a widespread problem throughout the United States. Research shows that more than 3.2 million students are victims of bullying each year; 17% of students report being bullied two to three times a month. While specific data is… Read the rest
Has your child ever been excluded or mistreated because he was different from the powerful insiders at school? If so, he’s not alone.
Research shows that highly creative students with learning differences are far more likely to be excluded or… Read the rest