This blog provides an insight into bullying not only from the perspective of kids being bullied, but also from the perspective of bullies, finding the reasons why they bully and the possible solutions to correct their behavior.
Many parents don't think bullying is a big problem unless their kids reach their teenage.
But bullying is not restricted to teens, and some research shows that it has become common among kids as young as 3 years old.
Bullying is: Verbal harassment - calling by funny names, teasing.physical harm - hitting, kicking, and biting.social and emotional harm - intentionally excluding a child from a group repeatedly. Negative effects on kids being bullied
Each day more than 160,000 kids stay at home from school because they fear being bullied, according to a survey by the National Education Association.
Negative effects include: Poor school performanceLow self esteemAnxiety Aggression or violent behavior in retaliation
Steps to deal with bullying Observe - for any signs tha…