Why Should You Care About Bullying? (Grades 6-8)

Bullying and Cyberbullying (Grades 6-8)
Why Should You Care About Bullying? (Grades 6-8)

The impact of bullying and cyberbullying during middle school can affect students for their entire lives. In this module, we discuss the signs that a friend or classmate is being bullied; and the long-term effects it can have on them, including suicide and self-harm risks.

Variants:
  1. Grades 6-8 - 7 minutes
    This version is designed for students in grades 6-8.
Course Authors
Scott Poland, Ed.D.
Scott Poland, Ed.D, is a nationally recognized expert on school bullying, youth violence, suicide intervention, self injury, school safety, threat assessment, parenting and the delivery of psychological services in schools. He is a Co-Director in the Suicide and Violence Prevention Office at Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Poland is the former president of the National Association of School Psychologists.