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Quarter of school children are bullied, mental health service ReachOut says - ABC Online

As thousands of young people head back to school for 2017, parents, teachers and students are being urged to call out bullying and "act early" when they see it. The message from mental health service ReachOut came after it released a survey of 14- to ...and more »

School bullying linked to lower academic achievement, research finds - Science Daily

Date: January 30, 2017; Source: American Psychological Association; Summary: A study that tracked hundreds of children from kindergarten through high school found that chronic or increasing levels of bullying were related to lower academic achievement, ...and more »

Bullied kids suffer academically, too, study says - CNN

(CNN) Bullying isn't just about physical violence or emotional pain -- it can impact kids' educations, too. Kids bullied their entire school career have declining test scores, a growing dislike of school and failing confidence in their abilities, say ...and more »

School, not online, most likely place for bullying, study finds - The Sydney Morning Herald

Children are twice as likely to suffer bullying at school as opposed to online or at work, according to a new study. The survey of 1000 young people aged 14-25 also found that 23 per cent of respondents had been bullied in the past 12 months, but only ...and more »

You might be a millionaire today — if not for these jerks - MarketWatch

Schoolyard bullies may be the reason you're not a millionaire today. One in four children say they were bullied often at school all the way from kindergarten through high school — and this chronic bullying sometimes meant the difference between ...and more »

Chronic Bullying Can Show Up in Report Cards - HealthDay

Please note: This article was published more than one year ago. The facts and conclusions presented may have since changed and may no longer be accurate. And "More information" links may no longer work. Questions about personal health should always ...and more »

Cyber-bullying of students tops the list of fears for parents - The Advertiser

YOUNG people are twice as likely to be bullied at school as online or at work, with parents of students starting high school today being urged to learn the best ways to handle the problem. A survey by youth mental health organisation ReachOut found ...and more »

Parents! Beware of the menace of bullying at schools!! - GhanaWeb

“Bullying can affect everyone—those who are bullied, those who bully, and those who witness bullying. Bullying is linked to many negative outcomes including impacts on mental health, substance use, and suicide. It is important to talk to kids to ...and more »

Back to school: Parents on alert for classroom bullies -

AS children go back to school around the state this morning after the long summer break, a new report reveals almost a quarter of young Australians have been subjected to bullying in the past year — some of it aggressive and even violent. The report ...and more »