The sticks & stones of bullying: What Everyone should know
Everyday, countless students all over the nation are bullied in their schools, on their busses, and even on their sports and academic teams. Bullying involves repeated verbal, physical, relational, and emotional abuse inflicted by peers, and/or adults, and this toxic behavior affects everyone. When children are abused, parents and advocacy groups turn to legal channels for protection and restitution: are your schools prepared? After a brief overview, we will explore contemporary issues, like cyberbullying, which impacting students and educators. Learners in this course will develop strategies to identify, address, and neutralize bullying.