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PBS: Bullying

This may be a perfect time to help increase awareness and prevent bullying and this PBS site can help.
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Do you think of bullying as "just a fact of school life" or do you see it as a behavior that your school is making progress to eradicate? Whichever case fits your school, this may be a perfect time to help increase awareness and prevent bullying and this PBS site can help. Bullying can have many harmful effects such as illness, poor work or school performance, poor eating or sleeping habits, depression, or in extreme cases violence or suicide. Find out who are bullies, who gets bullied, what the warning signs are, and how to help those involved. Communication is the key for creating a safer environment for all.

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