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How to Start Talking to Class About Cyber Bullying

Combating Cyber bullying is not a job for just one person. The sheer span of the ways bullies can attack victims online requires vigilance and attention from all adults in a child’s life. Talking about bullying in the classroom can be difficult, as you presumably have a mix of the victims and victimizers in each

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Bullying and Bias: How They’re Linked and How to Stop It

Bullying is a common phenomenon that goes through our classrooms on a regular basis. It can tear down a child’s self-esteem and make going to school an exercise in pain and anxiety, all while making the parents feel especially helpless. Often, bias plays a huge role in bullying as the reason why a child is

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What to do About Bullying?

Bullying is one of the most long lasting and unsettling experiences most human beings will have to deal with in their life. Whether you are young or old, big or little, or any of the other characteristics that can mark you ‘different–you will experience it. Many parents will feel absolutely helpless when they see that

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Anti Bullying Information

As a parent or teacher, you want to provide protection and a positive atmosphere for your child or student. But what is the best way to accomplish this? How do you build confidence in your child, a willingness to confide when the child feels intimidated, and provide a safe atmosphere in which the child can

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Bullying News

Bullying has become more prevalent in the media and the true extent and lasting effects of bullying are becoming more well-known. Whether bullying occurs at school, in the neighborhood, online or in the workplace, the effects are far-reaching and devastating. Research aimed at understanding bullying, as well as legislation to combat bullying, is keeping the

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How to Handle a Bully

If your child is the one who is being bullied, you may not know how to handle a bully, but if your child is the one being bullied, you could probably come up with more than 1,000 ways to handle them. Bullies are not nice people, but the thing is, most of them want to

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The Top Signs of Bullying Out There

A Parent’s Guide to Cyber Bullying Bullying of children has unfortunately existed throughout the ages and is truly a despicable practice. The problem is that with the electronics age upon us it has evolved into a more insidious, malicious and even deadly onslaught of hatred that bullies are able to expand upon. If you have

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Learning How To Prevent Bullying

How to prevent bullying is a question that seriously needs some answers. A number of high profile cases has placed teenage bullying front and centre on the platform of parental and social concern. With bullying becoming such a prevalent issue, many are wondering what can be done to teach parents and children how to prevent

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The Complete Guide to Cyber Bullying in Australia

What Every Parent Should Know About Cyber Bullying in Australia What is Cyber Bullying? Cyber bullying involves using the internet to bully someone. Some common manifestations of cyber-bullying include: Posting mean messages on someone’s social media account and/or posting such messages about a person on one’s own social media account Text message bullying Sending mean

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Reporting Bullying and the Aftermath

What do you need for reporting bullying? As a teacher, it is your responsibility to protect students and make sure school is a safe environment for them. For this reason, teachers are often one of the top people to whom children are likely to report bullying so something can be done about the problem. Children

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How Parents Can Fight Bullying

When discussing bullying, it is important to not feel helpless; there is indeed a lot that we can do to fight it. Parents can take several courses of action when their child becomes the victim of bullies. Help can come from many sources: from the school itself, from outside agencies, from the community, or even

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