Sometimes people think that bullying and conflict are the same thing, but they aren’t. In one way or another, conflict is a part of everyday experience, in which we navigate the complexities of how we interact. Typically minor conflicts don’t make someone feel unsafe or threatened. Bullying, on the other hand, is a behaviour with intention to hurt, harm or humiliate and the person targeted is not able to make it stop.
If you think your child is being bullied or has been bullied in the past, let us know. Your child may find it easier to talk about it with a trusted adult in school. Here is a link to help you decide if it is bullying and how to begin to help;