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School Bully

What Happened When I Saw My Bully 10 Years Later

Leah Bieler | Posted 03.30.2014 | Women
Leah Bieler

We were rivals in class, good students who read Vonnegut and announced, to our piano teachers' pleasure and our classmates' befuddlement, that we preferred classical music to Duran Duran. We should have been friends. For some reason, C chose to go in the other direction.

Helping Your Child If They Bully: Action Steps for Parents

Mary L. Pulido, Ph.D. | Posted 02.16.2014 | Parents
Mary L. Pulido, Ph.D.

Meet with your child to find out his/her version of the situation. Try not to accuse your child. Instead, ask the child what happened that day and what parts of the story that you heard were true.

Teaching Children How to Navigate Failure

Sarah Walton | Posted 02.02.2014 | Parents
Sarah Walton

My job is to work myself out of a job. To teach my kids not to need me. And as much as that doesn't sound fun, I know it's the best thing I can do for them.

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.

Bullying: Why Zero-Tolerance Policies Don't Work

Andrew Zack | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Andrew Zack

It seems to me that we should be teaching kids today how to deal with bullies, and we should be taking those bullies aside and looking at their lives to find out what is making them act as bullies.

Girlfriends' Guide to Teenagers: School Bullies Hit Parents Where It Hurts

Vicki Iovine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Vicki Iovine

There are a few places no one should enter without an advocate--a courtroom, a hospital and school. But only a parent can properly advocate for their child in school where a bully is concerned.