What it is and how it can be stopped.
Bullying in use of the body to harm another person. Often this happens because one person is much bigger or stronger than the other, therefore the victim can do nothing about being hurt.
The use of language to gain power over someone else. Verbal bullying is words used to hurt people, and the words bullies say can do way more than just a short term feeling rupture, they can have long term psychological effect.
Mean things said to or about someone over the internet. Social media today has allowed too much of this type of bullying, in 2014 it was reported the 50% of teenage girls were bullied over the internet.
What bullying does.
1 out of every 7 students has been a victim or is a bully.
Around 160,000 kids skip school everyday to avoid their bullies.
90% of the teens that see social media bullying ignore it.
83% girls, and 79% of guys report being bullied at school or online.
Tell someone- telling an adult or older figure that can help stop the nonsense will help the victims tremendously.
Ignore it- bullies only bully to hurt someone, if they are not hurting you, they will give up.
Stand up- tell the bully you are done with the abuse you are getting, do not fight, just stand up and the bully will not know what to do.