When does bullying most occur?
Many kids get bullied all around the world every single day. More middle schoolers seem to get bullied in every type. The most common is verbal.
25% of pre-teens and teenagers are cyberbullied daily. This number is growing every year. 62% have observed a friend or being bullied or cyberbullying others. 90% wont tell a teacher or parent when victimized.
Suicide is the 3rd most common death in young people. 4,400 deaths are caused per year. There are at least 100 suicide attempts among young people.
Approximately 160,000 teens skip school every day because of bullying.
1 in 4 teachers don't see a problem in bullying.
At age 14 less than 30% of boys and 40% of girls will talk about their peers about bullying.
90% of 4th through 8th grade report being victims of bullying.
Suicide- The action of killing oneself intentionally.
Signs of suicide-Showing signs of depression, losing interest in favorite activities, having trouble eating or sleeping, showing an interest in death or dying, saying goodbye to people, expressing that they can't handle things anymore, making comments to things saying things would be better without them.
Should bullying be allowed?
Bullying shouldn't be allowed. If any kid gets bullied there should be consequences for it no matter what. Cyberbullying, physical, verbal, etc. Many kids get bullied every single day and there has been MANY teenagers that have committed suicide because of it. Many teachers have stood there and have been witnesses of bullying and STILL nothing has been done. Many teenagers feel as if they don't have the right to be able to go to school because they can't handle the bullying.