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Child Bullying

What Causes Your Child to Become a Bully?

Dr. Gail Gross | Posted 12.14.2014 | Parents
Dr. Gail Gross

While there is no one single profile of a child bully, in my years as a researcher and educator, I have witnessed a few different situations that describe the majority of child bullies.

Ex-Teacher Convicted Of Telling Children To Hit 6-Year-Old Bully

AP | Posted 06.22.2013 | Crime

SAN ANTONIO -- A former San Antonio teacher accused of directing students to hit a schoolmate for being a bully has been convicted of official oppress...

Do Anti-Marriage Equality Ads Just Teach Our Children to Bully?

Paul B. Tripp | Posted 12.30.2012 | Gay Voices
Paul B. Tripp

The first time I remember contemplating suicide I was 9 years old. An awkward pre-teen raised in a small Montana town with a rough home life and an even rougher time at school -- I was a target of bullying in every aspect of my life.

What We're NOT Doing To Prevent Bullying -- But Need To Start

Richard Weissbourd | Posted 04.29.2012 | Parents
Richard Weissbourd

The best way to prevent bullying -- and many other forms of cruelty and harassment -- is to encourage and enable children to care for and take responsibility for each other. Research indicates that bullying is greatly reduced in particular when children who witness bullying stand up for the victim.

No Name-Calling Week: A Way To Stop School Bullying

The Huffington Post | Sarah H. Lee | Posted 01.27.2012 | Parents

This week's Family Dinner Table Talk, from HuffPost and The Family Dinner book: To whoever first started chanting, "Sticks and stones may break my ...

Islamophobic Bullying In Our Schools

Engy Abdelkader | Posted 12.24.2011 | Religion
Engy Abdelkader

The report finds that a primary factor underlying the persistent harassment, ridicule and discrimination against American Muslim children is the American mainstream's general misperception of Islam and Muslims.