Webonauts Internet Academy Come play again later! Come play again tomorrow! Bullying No. 80; March 2011Click here to download and print a PDF version of this document. Bullying is a common experience for many children and adolescents. Surveys indicate that as many as half of all children are bullied at some time during their school years, and at least 10% are bullied on a regular basis. Bullying behavior can be physical or verbal. Boys tend to use physical intimidation or threats, regardless of the gender of their victims. Bullying by girls is more often verbal, usually with another girl as the target. Children who are bullied experience real suffering that can interfere with their social and emotional development, as well as their school performance. Children and adolescents who bully thrive on controlling or dominating others. If you suspect your child is bullying others, it's important to seek help for him or her as soon as possible. If you suspect your child may be the victim of bullying ask him or her to tell you what's going on.
Bitstrips pour écoles : défi bd de Lutte contre l’intimidation Grade Level:Primary, Intermediate, Secondary Activity Template Description In this Stop Bullying activity, students imagine that they're the bully, and show how they would react upon seeing the effects of their actions on another student. Student Instructions Verbal bullying means using words to intentionally cause harm to another person, and includes name-calling, ridicule and teasing. Read the first panel of this comic and imagine that YOU are the one doing the bullying. Be sure to pose your characters, and use the eye and emotion controls to bring them to life. Teaching Tips Students will be able to design their personal avatars once they start this activity, and it will appear inside the template comic automatically.
Information on Bullying for Parents and Teachers (1996) Information for Parents and Teachers This is an excerpt from the second edition of A.S.A.P.: A School-based Anti-Violence Program (1996). For background reading on bullying, recommended videos, and a list of books for classroom use, see the full A.S.A.P. package. Bullying can be defined as repeated and systematic harassment and attacks on others. physical violence and attacks verbal taunts, name-calling and put-downs threats and intimidation extortion or stealing of money and possessions exclusion from the peer group Racially or ethnically-based verbal abuse and gender-based put-downs are also found in the bullying situation. How prevalent is bullying? Studies in several countries have consistently shown that at least 15 per cent of students in schools are involved. Dynamics of Bully-Victim Situations A power differential exists between the bully and the victim. Research on Bullying A power imbalance is found at the heart of the bullying dynamic. Prevalence of Bullying What Causes Bullying? 1.
Dealing With Bullying Listen What If You're the Bully? All of us have to deal with a lot of difficult situations and emotions. If you find it hard to resist the temptation to bully, you might want to talk with someone you look up to. Bullying behavior backfires and makes everyone feel miserable — even the bullies. Do you really want people to think of you as unkind, abusive, and mean? Steps to Stop Bullying in Schools If the environment at your school supports bullying, working to change it can help. You can try to talk to the bully. Most people hesitate to speak out because it can be hard. When a group of people keeps quiet like this, the bully's reach is extending beyond just one person. Another way to combat bullying is to join your school's anti-violence program or, if your school doesn't have one, to start one of your own. Reviewed by: D'Arcy Lyness, PhD Date reviewed: July 2013
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) Family Policy Compliance Office (FPCO) Home The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (20 U.S.C. § 1232g; 34 CFR Part 99) is a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds under an applicable program of the U.S. Department of Education. FERPA gives parents certain rights with respect to their children's education records. Parents or eligible students have the right to inspect and review the student's education records maintained by the school. Schools may disclose, without consent, "directory" information such as a student's name, address, telephone number, date and place of birth, honors and awards, and dates of attendance. For additional information, you may call 1-800-USA-LEARN (1-800-872-5327) (voice). Or you may contact us at the following address:
www.bullying.org Where you are NOT alone! Created by Bill Belsey Dealing with Bullying and Cyber-bullying: Tips for Kids, Teens, Parents, and Teachers Bullying and Suicide If bullying means you, or someone you know, feels suicidal, please call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) in the U.S., or visit Befrienders Worldwide to find a helpline in your country. What is Bullying? Bullying is repeated aggressive behavior that can be physical, verbal, or relational. You are made to feel hurt, angry, afraid, helpless, hopeless, isolated, ashamed, and even guilty that the bullying is somehow your fault. Need help with online or cyber-bullying? If a bully is harassing, threatening, or humiliating you or someone you love by using computers, cell phones, or social networking sites, read Dealing With Cyber-Bullying. The most damaging aspect of bullying is its repetition. Why a bully might be targeting you Research shows that about 25 percent of kids experience bullying, so you’re not alone. Bullies tend to pick on people who are “different” or don’t fit in with the mainstream. Gay and lesbian youths are particularly at risk of bullying. Don’t blame yourself.
Trenger oppdragelse i digitale medier Det sier professor Justin Patchin fra University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. – Det er ikke teknologien som er problemet, for mobbing har foregått til alle tider. Men tidligere foregikk mobbingen mer åpenlyst. – Å fjerne teknologien er derfor ingen løsning på problemet med digital mobbing, men vi må lære de unge hvordan de skal oppføre seg, sier Patchin. Villet og gjentatt Patchin har forsket på fenomenet digital mobbing siden begynnelsen av 2000-tallet. Han definerer digital mobbing som villet og gjentatt skade rettet mot andre mennesker ved hjelp av mobiltelefon, PC-er eller andre digitale plattformer. Rundt 23 prosent av befolkningen i USA har opplevd digital mobbing i løpet av livet. – Det er ikke store forskjellene på tradisjonell mobbing og digital mobbing, sier Patchin, som nylig holdt innlegg under NKVTS-seminaret om digital kjærestevold. Noen forskjeller Videre er det et kjennetegn ved digital mobbing at utsagnene sprer seg raskt. Sårbare for andres mening Hvem er mobberen? Kjærestevold
Surf Swell Island Activity from Disney Printables Wreck-It Ralph activity book From the arcade into the craft room, hit the reset button on your little artist’s creativity!Wreck-It Ralph pencil toppers Make it the best school year ever with these Wreck-It Ralph pencil toppers.Wreck-It Ralph stickers Share these stickers with your friends. Disney Widgets Lilo and Stitch Clock Widget Say 'aloha' to timely reminders from your desktop with this gorgeous clock widget featuring Lilo and Stitch.Beauty and the Beast Clock Widget Be our guest - enjoy this beautiful Beauty and the Beast themed clock widget.Mickey Mouse Clock Widget Get 'timely' reminders from your desktop with this gorgeous clock widget featuring the world's favourite mouse! Wallpapers Vanellope wallpaper Get the super sweet star of Wreck-It Ralph on your desktop! 3D Papercraft Mike 3D papercraft There's nothing scary about this monster. © Disney/Pixar.