Tag Archives: Bullying in New Zealand

Uncovering the Truth of Bullying in New Zealand

Bullying knows no boundaries as evidenced by the damaging effects it has caused in countries all over the world. Even a country as exotic and beautiful as New Zealand suffers from problems with bullying. In its 2011 report assessing the learning experiences of 4,500 students around the globe, TIMSS (Trends in International Mathematics & Science

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A Guide to Bullying in New Zealand

A Guide to Bullying in New Zealand Lucinda has been worried about her boy, Eric. Lately, he has been withdrawn and distant, preferring to hang out in his room after school. Instead of playing with friends, Eric has been playing computer games by himself. Lucinda has made attempts to talk to Eric, but he denies

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Harassment in New Zealand

Harassment and bullying can be extremely destructive. There are several ways a person can be harassed or bullied. Physical and verbal abuse are used to manipulate and control others. In some cases, intimidation can go to the extreme costing individuals much more than just their self esteem. They can lose their jobs, their families and

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Workplace Bullying in New Zealand

In the past decade a phenomenon has arisen in workplaces across New Zealand and around the world called workplace bullying. In employment history, workers could be subject to harassment in the workplace, and these charges were handled by the bullying charges are also reviewed and handled in the MBIE along with the harassment. |SEE ALSO:

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Bullying Statistics In New Zealand

A significant number of people have been bullied. You may be one of those statistics and not realize it since bullying can sometimes cover itself in the form of accepting teasing or gossip. Loosely defined, bullying is repetitive, harmful acts to show power over another. These acts aren’t always physical, but can be physical aggression

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Cyber Bullying Stories are Everywhere Including New Zealand

For an anonymous teenager in Hamilton, cyberbullying stories aren’t something she just reads about it. She had the courage to tell her friend what happened to her, so her friend could write about it in the Waikato Times. It’s not a pleasant story. No cyber bullying stories are. When people read over and over again

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Cyber Bullying Statistics New Zealand

Cyber Bullying Statistics New Zealand Many individuals have often used their computer, laptops and mobile communication equipment to conduct their businesses and engage in other means of communication within the confines of the existing laws. Some other people may use such communication devices to insult other people by engaging in abusive and denigrating behavior often

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Bullying Quotes: The New Zealand Version

Bullying is most commonly found in schools and workplaces, and it is seen in all age groups. Bullying has increased around the world in the past decade, and though the actions may appear different in different age groups and different situations, it shares similar feelings and other characteristics. The bully is equally intimidating and degrading

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Bullying in Schools of New Zealand

Bullying occurs in schools around the world, and in some places it is increasing rapidly. Bullying in New Zealand schools, according to research and the media, is not one of those areas. Physical bullying is not increasing at all, which is a good report for you and your child. If the youth do not have

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Cyberbullying Jail Time, Could it happen?

News have come out that the UK Government plans to introduce a bill that allows what is dubbed “cyberbullying jail time” when criminals convicted with text message abuse or cyber bullying can face up to two years imprisonment. This comes within an amendment to the criminal justice bill supported by the British Justice Secretary, Chris

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On Bullying in New Zealand

According to research conducted by the Government of New Zealand, one in four students has been a victim of bullying in New Zealand. It is estimated that 200 million kids and youth across the globe are being bullied by their peers. The Center for Adolescent Health states that bullied children have three times more chances

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The Progression of New Cyber Laws in New Zealand

Cyber Laws in New Zealand and A Global Epidemic of Internet Crime Cyber bullying is now an epidemic that is reaching every corner of the globe. Countries worldwide, including the United States are seriously considering passing strict laws that would prosecute cyber bullies who lead their victims to harm themselves or commit suicide. Practice Makes the

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