Top 5 Bullying Myths

Bullying seems to be on the rise within the last several years, and with the advent of social media, there seems to be a greater platform for it. While the Christian Science Monitor, in this article, debunks the myth that bullies feel badly about themselves, research shows that they may have excess self-esteem or may be exposed to violence at home. Underneath the guise of facebook or twitter, a student can create his/her own identity and may be more likely to say things he/she wouldn’t in person.

http://www.csmonitor.com/The-Culture/Family/2012/0912/Top-5-bullying-myths-What-you-don-t-know-about-bullying/Bullies-lash-out-because-they-have-low-self-esteem.

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