Reducing the bullying that occurs within the nation’s schools is essential to support the social and emotional development of school-aged youth. This webinar provides background information related to bullying, briefly highlights critical components of state and federal law, and introduces the complexities associated with the bullying dynamic, especially related to students with disabilities. In addition, you will learn targeted interventions for reducing bullying behaviors and supporting appropriate skill development for students who engage in bullying.
After viewing this program, you will be able to:
- Identify common components associated with bullying involvement
- Identify critical legal components associated with bullying involvement
- Recognize evidence based practices for reducing bullying behaviors
- Support appropriate skill development for students who engage in high rates of peer aggression.
Presented by Chad A. Rose, University of Missouri. Original air date October 8, 2013. 64 minutes. #WEB1317A.