Back To School Bullying Warning Signs

Originally published at: https://www.bark.us/blog/back-school-bullying-warning-signs/

Going back to school can be a period of distress for children as they anticipate being bullied or are bullied on school grounds. And it can be hard to know if your child is experiencing normal childhood teasing or showing signs of bullying. Bullying is unwanted behavior, often constant, and includes a power imbalance. It is when teasing becomes harmful and hurtful, is of a threatening or negative nature, and done on purpose. Signs of Bullying There are signs you can watch for when your child goes back to school to spot if they are bullied. If you have concerns,…