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Bullying at School

Be Different: Stand Up to Bullies by Living Well

Robert David Jaffee | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Robert David Jaffee

The way to counter bullying is to be true to yourself and to realize that if you are different, like Bob Dylan or Benjamin Braddock, you are much more likely, as you get older, to enrich the world with your unique perspective on life.

DOs and DON'Ts: How To Talk To Your Child About Bullying

Posted 10.18.2013 | Parents

“They’re just words.” “It’ll only make you stronger.” “Just ignore it.” Chances are, these are the messages your child has received ...

Elizabeth Perle

Why We Shoudn't Be Giving Parents A 'Pass' On Bullying

HuffingtonPost.com | Elizabeth Perle | Posted 03.27.2013 | Parents

Bullying is a hard subject for people of any age to read about. We are deeply moved and disturbed by stories about children who are in emotional or ph...

WATCH: How One Principal Convinced A Bullied Student To Stay In School

OWN | Posted 02.14.2013 | OWN

For years, John McDonogh High School has been hampered by low academic performance and stigmatized by a culture of violence. The challenge of bringing...

Student Allegedly Suspended For Not Reporting She Was Bullied

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 03.01.2012 | Education

Essance McDougald, a student at Lithonia High School in Lithonia, Ga., claims she was suspended for not reporting to school officials that she was bei...

Boy Stabbed At School Because He 'Wasn't Black Enough'

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.31.2012 | Education

When one student stabbed 12-year-old Ryan Rodriguez in the back with a pencil and walked away, Ryan didn't have to ask for a reason why. He already kn...

Kansas Gov. Tweeter Bullied At School

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 11.30.2011 | Education

Emma Sullivan couldn't have expected the national attention her disparaging tweet about Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback would receive, but that's exactly wh...

10-Year-Old Hanged Herself To Escape Bullying

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 11.14.2011 | Education

A few weeks ago, 10-year-old Ashlynn Conner told her mother she was being bullied at Ridge Farm Elementary School and in her neighborhood in Ridge Far...

School Bullying: How to Assuage Your Child's Fear

Susan Stiffelman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Stiffelman

There are some kids who are genuinely terrified to step back onto the schoolyard after having endured an awful year at the hands of bullies.