bullying in schools today
what really goes on with your kids in school
the negative effect of bullying
Suicide is the third leading cause of death according to the Center for Disease Control. It results in about 4,400 deaths per year. Bullied victims are 7% to 9% more likely to consider suicide according to a study by Yale University. Studies in Britain have found half of the suicides among youth related to bullying.
different types of bullying
- Verbal. This type of bullying usually involves name calling and or teasing
- Social. Spreading rumors, intentionally leaving others out of activities on purpose, breaking up friendships are all examples of social bullying.
- Physical. This traditional form of bullying involves hitting, punching, shoving and other acts of intentional physical harm.
- Cyber bullying. This method of bullying involves using the Internet, texting, email and other digital technologies to harm others.
Over 3.2 million students are victims of bullying each year. Approximately 160,000 teens skip school every day because of bullying.
many feel that cyber bullying is not the same as bullying but it is many feel that since they are not face to face to the person they make fun off its ok but its not. Cyber bullying is the exact same as bullying just because they cant see you it still hurts the person emotionally
many people feel that they are better than others or feel the need for atention so they lash out at other . Most of them feel its fun or it dosen't hurt others but every negative thing they do or say always hurts others.