It happens when children are not supervised like coming from and leaving school. Another major place that bullying happens is during playtime at the playgrounds. In High schools bullying usually happens in the classrooms or in the hallways. We know for sure that bullying happens the most at the school. In examining bullying in schools around the world it is very important to address this situation to see how it is effecting the students and if so find ways in which we can fix them.
The Hidden Effects of Bullying Dedin Eka Nurpratama Do parents know what happened to their children out of their control? There is a great chance that there are some problems at school that children get, it can be a fighting, vandalism, or bullying. We know that bullying is the biggest problem in school, there are a lot of news on TV or newspaper that tell about bullying. Bullying can happen because the bully wants to avenge his/her experienced. Bullying can occur because of many things, and someone wheter at school or home must act to reduce the bullying.
Support and understanding at home are important in helping people to cope with bullying - do all you can to help children and young people value themselves. Children and young people who witness or become aware of bullying may be unsure what to do and whether they should tell someone. Make sure they know that they should talk to a parent or teacher, and why. The key messages to get across to the person being bullied are: It's not your fault that you are being bullied You don't have to face this From: Supporting Schools Against Bullying: The Second SCRE Anti-Bullying Pack (1993) ... ... middle of paper ... ...ou might find it easier to write down what's been happening to you and give it to an adult you trust. What can you do if you see someone else being bullied?
According to stopbullying.gov, there definition is unwanted, aggressive behavior among school aged children that involves a real or perceived imbalance of power (U.S. DHHS). The key word in that definition is power. Bullies thrive off their perceived power or control over the victim making them seam invincible. Bullying is a very damaging act to those targeted and needs to be stopped immediately. In order for this problem to be corrected, viable solutions must be put in place.
Bullying is very relevant regarding school students in today’s society. The effects of bullying can be so bad that it can affect a child’s academic performance. The different ways it can affect a child are: emotionally, mentally, socially, and physically. Being a bully victim hurts a child’s dignity and integrity which hinders their learning ability and causes them to start slacking in school. Once the effects start messing with the victim’s mental process, it gets harder for them to concentrate.
Adolescents who are bullied and those who bully also perform poor in their academics, which can contribute to violent and risky behaviors in adulthood. Adolescents experience some type of bullying at some point in their lives and it is more common in the school environment. Statistics indicate approximately 43% of middle school and 22% of high school students experienced bullying during the 2005-2006 school year (Hammig & Jozkowski, 2008). Bullying can cause embarrassment, pain or discomfort due to the imbalance of power. Physical bullying refers to aggressive physical contact that results in hurting ... ... middle of paper ... ...mmunication media, parents can be educated about the existence of bullying and its potential effects on victims and bullies.
In todays’ society, bullying is a serious issue. Bullying is an attempt to instill fear and self-loathing. So many people, ranging from children to adults experience bullying on a daily basis. Whether it takes place in school, online or in the workplace the effects could be extreme. Lessening bullying isn’t impossible.
Although some of these factors cannot be controlled, many can be prevented through anti-bullying programs and the actions of counselors, students, parents, and teachers. Bullying is a growing problem today in which students and adults facilitate the behavior. This world-wide predicament causes many negative long-term effects for both the bully and victim. Bullying has three main components to it. First, the bully has to intimidate or physically hurt a victim.
Children that have been bullied are often traumatized or “act out” in a variety of ways, the worst of which is by ending their life and committing suicide. Bullying affects children, with long term and short term damage. There have been many reported incidents of bullying occurring and also many more that were covered up by some schools and parents just to avoid the negative publicity and drama known bullying can cause. These incidents can cause severe damage to children and their feelings which are what should be considered first. The effects of bullying on children, some of whom reach out for help in different ways and some of whom are too scared to reach out for help, should be a priority for parents and school administers.
At some point or time I believe everyone has experienced bullying in one form or another. It could have been someone being bullied, or someone they knew, maybe it was even them doing the bullying. School can be a painful place for adolescences. It can be difficult not just because of trying to receive good grades, but also because there exists an environment in schools which they have to try and fit into. The demands a kid feels to fit in among their peers can be difficult and sometimes even unattainable.