Monday, May 21, 2012

What’s So Bad About Bullying?

Clinton Patch (Clinton, CT) May 20, 2012

"This article is written by Stephanie Smallshaw, an eighth grade student at the Jared Eliot Middle School.
Every seven minutes, a child is bullied on a school playground, with more than 85 percent of those instances occurring without any intervention.
Surveys from 2009 show that more than 100,000 children carry guns to school as a result of being bullied.
A child commits suicide directly because of bullying once every half hour, with 19,000 bullied children attempting suicide over one year." Read More

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