anti-bullying Archives - Education Matters Magazine

New evidence-based cyberbullying resource launched

Following years of research into the risks and benefits posed to children and teenagers by the internet, Flinders University has published a comprehensive classroom resource to empower students and provide teachers with lessons and information to address cyberbullying.

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Bullying: Listen before acting

Some of the most common approaches adults take to bullying among school students may not be the most effective, according to two experts on the topic. When it comes to bullying, they say adults must start by listening to the bullied child rather than rushing into action.

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Students take a stand against bullying

A record number of schools across Australia took a stand against bullying on 16 March, with almost two million students signed up to participate in the country’s key annual anti-bullying event. Read more

Tips for parents to spot signs of bullying

As Australia marked the National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence on 16 March, a website has provided key signs which can indicate to parents that their children may be being bullied. Read more