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Tips for talking about bullying with your child:

* Listen to your child
* Try to keep your emotions in check
* Remind your child that no one deserves to be mistreated * Discuss non-aggressive solutions * Identify an adult at school your child trusts to go to if they feel unsafe or need to talk * Document all incidents to include where, when and who * Help your child develop new friendships * Be a role-model for positive, healthy relationships * Work with teachers, counselors and principals to provide your child with a safe learning environment * Seek help if your child talks about suicide or seems unusually upset


For more information on bullying go to:
Center for Safe Schools:   http://www.safeschools.info/bullying-prevention
Federal Stopbullying:  http://www.stopbullying.gov/



                                             
What is Bullying?


Bullying is when someone repeatedly and on purpose says or does mean or hurtful things to another person who has a hard time defending himself or herself.

Rules

Our Bullying Rules...

  1. We will not bully others.
  2. We will try to help students who are bullied.
  3. We will try to include students who are left out.
  4. If we know someone is being bullied, we will tell an adult at school and an adult at home.




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