In our Back to School series, Mashable tackles the big issues students face, from mental health to representation to respectful communication. Because returning to the classroom is about more than buying school supplies.
As your child heads back to school, it's important that they learn how to deal with a prevalent problem that extends beyond the classroom: bullying.
Whether they're experiencing it first-hand or witnessing it from afar, children should understand that it's not uncommon. In 2017, the National Center for Education Statistics found that 20 percent of U.S. students between 12 and 18 reported being bullied at school. Read more...More about Back To School, Social Good, and Kids