Macartan Mulligan, Co-Founder of NoBullying.com, “Bullying is no longer children based, employees, teachers, parents and people from all ages and paths of life are being bullied on daily basis. This needs to stop with awareness and education.
London, UK (PRWEB) August 15, 2013
NoBullying.com releases today an article on Bullying Statistics.
The article lists the recent most updated Bullying Statistics and Cyber Bullying Statistics in the USA and UK. The numbers are gathered from esteemed and credible research centers concerned with child protection and cyber safety worldwide.
The article pinpoints the alarming fact that 81 percent of children and teens, through several surveys, believe it is easier to pull off bullying online and avoid the consequences.
The same survey shows 80 percent of youth feel they can hide the behavior more easily online. It also states that, sadly, one in 12 teens will contemplate suicide out of some sort of bullying or harassment.
One alarming number is the fact that According to a 2010 study done by the Regional Educational Laboratory of Northeast and Islands (REL-NEI), 40 percent of bullying incidents in schools go unreported. The study looked at more than 5000 students aged 12 to 18.
The article comes out in an endeavor to define bullying extensively and support is with statistics and numbers because education is the first step to combating bullying correctly.
Macartan Mulligan, Co-Founder of NoBullying.com, said “Bullying is no longer children based, employees, teachers, parents and people from all ages and paths of life are being bullied on daily basis. This needs to stop with awareness and education and a firm collective stand.”
He added that parents and teachers should make a point to educate the younger generations about the sad outcome of bullying online and off line.
NoBullying.com features many pages dedicated to parents, teens, teachers, health professionals as well as posts related to cyber safety and the latest news about law making concerning curbing Bullying worldwide as well as inspirational Bullying Poems and Bullying Quotes.
The website makes a habit of updating its bullying statistics and cyber bullying statistics regularly because it is essential to understand how widespread the bullying epidemic is.
He also added that anyone suffering from bullying in any form or way can always reach out to the team of NoBullying and they will be given advice on how to stand up to bullying or protect themselves online.
The founders of the website hope that viewers can truly learn about bullying definition as well as school bullying and workplace bullying and put a serious effort to making it stop by education and caution and not by violence. NoBullying.com is not a mere website but an actual movement against bullying.