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High School Bullying

Office Of Civil Rights To Investigate Missouri High School's Offensive 'Senior List'

Posted 11.05.2012 | Education

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights will investigate a complaint leveled by a parent regarding Ladue Horton Watkins High Schoo...

Pigtail Power!

Posted 11.02.2012 | Teen

Fifteen-year-old Maisie Kate Miller has been picked on by bullies before, and she didn't let it get to her. But when a tormenter at school made fun of...

When Do Jokes Become Bullying?

| Posted 10.24.2012 | Teen

By Stephanie Kuehnert In fifth grade there was this girl, Paulette,* who was short and round, like a kickball, and really blonde and pale --practic...

The Long-term Effects of Bullying

Kayley Kravitz | Posted 12.18.2012 | Impact
Kayley Kravitz

There is no easy solution for the bullying problem. My personal bullying could have been less severe if my teachers had simply spoken up and let my tormenters know that their actions would not be tolerated. It's not a solution but it's a start.

Christian Group Protests Anti-Bullying Day At Schools, Claims It Promotes Homosexual Agenda

Posted 10.15.2012 | Education

A conservative evangelical group is encouraging parents to boycott “Mix It Up at Lunch Day” on Oct. 30 by keeping their children home from school....

Teen Attacked By Bullies Just Before Giving Television Interview About Bullying

Posted 10.10.2012 | Education

Preston Deener, a sophomore at Brunswick High School in Maryland, was the victim of a bullying attack just as he was preparing for an on-camera interv...

'Kill Katie Klub' Forced Teen To Drop Out, But Alleged Bullying Continued Online

Posted 09.27.2012 | Education

A 16-year-old San Diego cheerleader who was repeatedly bullied by her peers says the taunting continued even after she dropped out, ABC News reports. ...

WATCH: Carol Burnett On Bullying

Posted 08.29.2013 | MarloThomas

The legendary Carol Burnett joined me on Mondays with Marlo the last time she was in New York, and we had a wonderful conversation about bullying and ...

Teen Drops Out Of High School After Bullies Make Her Fear For Her Life

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 07.13.2012 | Education

Christina T. Smith, a 16-year-old former student at Hahnville High School in St. Charles, La., says she was forced to drop out of school after constan...

'Fry Like Bacon!' AKA Malibu High School Hazing

The Huffington Post | Sasha Bronner | Posted 06.04.2012 | Los Angeles

"Welcome to high school, honey." These are the words uttered to rising freshmen in the cult classic film "Dazed And Confused" (1993) as soon-to-be...

Brain-Damaged Florida Teen Was Victim Of Anti-Gay Bullying, Parents Say

Posted 05.28.2012 | Gay Voices

A Florida teen is suffering from brain damage after attempting suicide a year ago -- a victim, his parents say, of being subjected to anti-gay bullyin...

BULLY Movie: Moving Away from a Place of Crisis

Zach Veach | Posted 07.26.2012 | Teen
Zach Veach

As a kid who was bullied in the public school system, I hope we can move away from dealing with bullying from a place of crisis and instead guide a bullying strategy rather than accepting it.

He Bullied Me In High School -- And Then He Asked Me Out

Salon | Posted 05.22.2012 | Women

My prep school may have been home to the offspring of politicians, federal judges and national media personalities, but first and foremost we were tee...

Bully: The Sequel

Cindy Waitt | Posted 07.15.2012 | Education
Cindy Waitt

You don't have to be a filmmaker to stand up to bullies. We can all do something, as parents, educators, volunteers, students, and schools to help stop them in their tracks, or at the very least, decrease the day to day incidents that put our kids and families at risk.

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...

MUST-SEE: Powerful New Trailer For 'Bully' Documentary

Posted 02.23.2012 | Home

The highly anticipated documentary Bully is a heartbreaking and significant window into one of the biggest issues facing today's kids and teens: Accor...

4 Michigan Students Suspended For Distributing 'Skank List'

Patch | Posted 02.17.2012 | Home

This month, dozens of Dearborn families got an unwanted letter in their mailboxes: a so-called "skank list" with their daughters' names on it. The ...

'I Was A Teenage Bully': 8 Stories From Real Girls

| Jenny Zhang | Posted 01.28.2012 | Home

Trying to talk seriously about bullying is hard. The word alone sounds cheesy. As part of Rookie’s continuing series on bullies, and how we are the...

School: A Great Place for Bullying

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 03.18.2012 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

Isn't it our job not only to teach our kids social skills but also to try to make their environments as safe as possible within reason.

WATCH: Bullied Teen's Poignant Video Says 'We Can Make It Stop'

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.12.2011 | Education

YouTube is quickly becoming the place for kids of all ages to express the devastating affect bullying has had on their lives, and on Dec. 3, Emmanuel ...

Teacher Threatening Student Caught On Tape

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 11.18.2011 | Education

No one believed 15-year-old Julio Artuz when he said he was being bullied by a teacher at school -- not even his parents. So the special needs stud...

"If I Don't Go Back...I Let Them Get To Me"

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 11.18.2011 | Education

When video of 15-year-old Zachary being beaten over and over again by a classmate went viral in October, complaints from the family to school official...

Compromise For Michigan Anti-Bullying Bill?

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 10.14.2014 | Education

After the controversial anti-bullying bill, "Matt's Safe School Law," passed in the Michigan senate last week, it was met with a whirlwind of criticis...

Two Black Eyes, A Broken Nose, And Video Of The Bullying Online

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.07.2012 | Education

Fifteen-year-old Patty Fabian's mother told her that if the bullying at her Texas high school ever turned violent, she should never fight back. On...

Mother Claims Son Was Forced To Drink Urine

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 11.29.2011 | Education

A mother from Ellwood City, Pa. claims several high school football players forced her 13-year-old son to drink urine out of a plastic soda bottle whi...