Bullying at school

When your child is being bullied at school, it can be very stressful and confusing on what steps to take to get the bullying to stop. You can find advice in this section on contacting the school, next steps if school does not resolve the bullying with template letters, supporting your child if bullies have taken their friends away, moving schools and more. 

advice if bullies have taken friends away
moving school because of bullying
If your child has been bullied at school and you are not happy with the way it has been handled or it has not stopped you can write to the school to c...
Education blackboard
When a child confides in you that they are feeling targeted by a teacher, it can be difficult to know what steps to take. This can be a sensitive issu...
bullying at independent or private schools
Independent and private schools have a much larger degree of autonomy than state schools, so there is no local education authority to oversee their be...
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