Bystanders to Bullying

November 3, 2019

 

Someone who witnesses bullying, either in person or online, is a bystander. Friends, students, peers, teachers, school staff, parents, coaches, and other youth-serving adults can be bystanders. With cyberbullying, even strangers can be bystanders.

Youth involved in bullying play many different roles. Witnessing bullying is upsetting and affects the bystander, too. Bystanders have the potential to make a positive difference in a bullying situation by becoming an upstander.

 

An upstander is someone who sees what happens and intervenes, interrupts, or speaks up to stop the bullying. Click here to learn more.

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