Prevent Bullying

 

Be More Than a Bystander

Be More Than a Bystander

THE FACTS
*Studies have found peers are involved in 85% of bullying episodes, and students look to other kids for cues on how to respond when they witness bullying
*Even though most bystanders don't like to watch bullying, less than 20% try to stop it.  This happens frequently because they don't know what to do.
*13 million children-1 in 4 a year experience some form of bullying
 
BE MORE THAN A BYSTANDER
Tell a trusted adult, like a family member, teacher or coach.
• Help the person being bullied get away from the situation.
• Be a friend to the person being bullied.
• Set a good example. Do not bully others
• Don’t give bullying an audience
 





 


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