Anonymous asks:

12 year old girl is refusing to go to school because of verbal bullying she endures (for no apparent reason).  School refuses to acknowledge a problem

In Topics: School safety (not bullying), Bullying and teasing, Communicating with my child (The tough talks)
> 60 days ago



Sep 11, 2012
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What the Expert Says:

Hello and thank you for writing to JustAsk!

Bullying is a serious problem in our schools and neighborhood. Authors such as Annie Fox (who also contributes to and Michele Borba have written much about getting assistance from the school and help for bullied students.

Their websites are and

Also, please consider seeking additional resources within your local area, such as from school parent organizations or programs.

Best wishes -

Louise Sattler, NCSP

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