Bullying in Schools: How Should Teachers Respond?

Bullying in Schools: How Should Teachers Respond?

Course provided by FutureLearn

Summary overview

  • Online anytime

  • 2 hours study time

  • Teacher training and education

  • Free

  • NA

  • Level NA

About this course

Despite being encouraged to tell a teacher if they’re being bullied at school, children can be reluctant to report it. Teachers need to understand the risks a child experiences before and after telling an adult that they’ve been bullied.On this course, you will explore your own attitudes to bullying and the most appropriate ways to respond. You will use research-based insights to help you understand the complex nature of bullying in schools. Upon completion of this course, you will have learnt strategies to help reduce bullying in your own school and classroom. Free to register. Fee to certificate.

Learning outcomes

  1. Identify bullying.
  2. Interpret people's different attitudes towards bullying.
  3. Explain why bullying is under-reported by students to staff.
  4. Engage helpfully when a child reports bullying.