by: Zane schultz
definition of bullying
aggressive behavior among school aged kids that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. The behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time.
Bullying does not always happen in person. Cyberbullying is a type of bullying that happens online or through text messages or emails. It includes posting rumors on sites like Facebook, sharing embarrassing pictures or videos, and making fake profiles or websites.
Kids who are bullied have a hard time standing up for themselves. They think the kid who bullies them is more powerful than they are. Bullying can make them.
how does it happen
kids get mad or a little sad and they let it our on somebody else.
There are many warning signs that may indicate that someone is affected by bullying either being bullied or bullying others. Recognizing the warning signs is an important first step in taking action against bullying. Not all children who are bullied or are bullying others ask for help.
It is important to talk with children who show signs of being bullied or bullying others. These warning signs can also point to other issues or problems, such as depression or substance abuse. Talking to the child can help identify the root of the problem.
Who treys to prevent it
When adults respond quickly and consistently to bullying behavior they send the message that it is not acceptable. Research shows this can stop bullying behavior over time. There are simple steps adults can take to stop bullying on the spot and keep kids safe.
here is why its important
people get bulled so bad the kill there self that how serous it is.Bullies! are in Every classroom has at least one. Whose name comes to mind when you hear the word "bully" ? Who was the kid who could upset your day with his verbal, physical, or emotional insults? Most adults who were bullied remember such childhood events vividly.
web sites used
http://www.stopbullying.gov/kids/facts/index.html, and http://www.google.com/ stopbullying.gov