New statistics are out showing that bullying is getting worse in schools. This doesn’t surprise me because when i first started speaking on bullying 13 years ago i would receive 5 to 10 calls a day to come and speak at their school. over the past 3 years the amount of schools interested in having
Looking for an anti bullying speaker that actually makes a difference? At reportbullying.com we offer a proactive approach to reducing bullying by focusing on education and the role of the bystanders. The biggest problem I hear from teachers is that they hear the word bullying many times a day. Students are using the word bullying
I just had the great opportunity to speak at Edgartown elementary school on Martha’s vineyard. What made this event so special was the effort the school was showing to support students and parents. How many times a PTO hires us and the principal never sets foot inside the gym to see what I was speaking
Workplace Bullying Scenarios – What would you do? Scenario One S/he laughed at my joke. Doesn’t that mean that it was welcome? Remember, too, that often people feel uncomfortable setting boundaries. In this example, you may laugh at the joke because it was told by another employee and you feel that they’re
When it comes to bullying boys and girls can bully using the same actions but we do see a difference when we look at it as a whole. Boys do what we call direct bullying, this is punching, kicking, shoving, knocking books out of people’s hands, throwing things at another person.
Bullying in schools has become a huge problem in our schools according to the national education board 15% of all school absenteeism is directly related to kids being bullied at school. 1 out of every 10 students who drop out of school does so because of being repeatedly bullied at school. The
When offering a parenting night to educate them on certain topics we find that schools offer it less each year. They’ll have an anti bullying parenting night and 5 parents show up. Doing hundreds of parenting nights we have found the examples below to be some of the best ways to get parents out.
We receive calls and email inquiries everyday about anti bullying assemblies for elementary, high school and even parent night presentations. 1 out of every 50 calls we get a school wants one assembly for the entire student body. Maybe the reason is, the price must be cheaper or we only have so many students so
We at Reportbullying.com educate students to speak up to an adult if they witness bullying. For most students this can be very terrifying, wondering if they may become the next target or will their peers shun them after they hear they spoke up? With that being said I think most students feel this way because fear
We just got back from a two week intense training for students and parents. We spoke at 13 schools teaching students the role of the bystanders so that the school system could use our follow up to keep the message going strong. For some schools you could see that the principal and staff where on