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Kids and Bullying

Bullied High Schoolers More Likely To Bring A Weapon To School

Posted 05.07.2014 | Parents

By: By Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, Staff Writer Published: 05/05/2014 11:49 AM EDT on LiveScience About 200,000 bullied high-school students in the Un...

Bullying Could Actually Be Making Kids Physically Ill

Posted 11.11.2013 | Parents

By: By Michael Dhar, Contributing writer Published: 11/08/2013 11:13 AM EST on LiveScience Awareness of bullying has grown in recent years. But ...

Kids And Bullying, From Jennifer Garner (WATCH)

Posted 10.16.2013 | MarloThomas

Jennifer Garner spoke about her personal experience with bullying when she joined me this week on Mondays With Marlo. In middle school, there was a gi...

Elizabeth Perle

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

An Open Letter To My 'Nerd' Son

good men project | Posted 03.15.2013 | Parents

Written by Joanna Schroeder for The Good Men Project Dear Izz, The hardest thing to do, as a parent, is to let your kid go out into the world o...

Understanding Kids Who Bully

Sandra Dupont | Posted 08.08.2012 | Parents
Sandra Dupont

Bullying is a learned behavior. Some people bully in an attempt to feel more powerful. Conversely, people with healthy self-esteem seldom consciously choose to hurt others.

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 ...