Video – Bullying Prevention Tips for Educators
According to the American Federation of Teachers, “15-25 percent of American students are bullied with some frequency. The figure jumps to between 40 and 50 percent for cyberbullying.” Victims of bullying are likely to suffer from loneliness, anxiety, and depression (AFT). Students who are bullied also perform at lower academic levels than their peers (American Psychological Association).
It is important for educators to be part of the mission to combat bullying in schools. Here are some ways teachers can help prevent and fight bullying.
Read the tips here.