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Bullying in Australia

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  • AMF_Icongraphy_White_AMF_1millionAustralian.png 27% of students are being bullied ‘every few weeks or more often’
  • AMF_Icongraphy_White_NCAB_1in5Children.png 1 in 7 children are cyber bullied often
  • AMF_Icongraphy_White_NCAB_27%YoungPeople.png 13.5% of students report having lies spread about them at school

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Resilience for young people – what schools can do

Building resilience involves creating the three things every parent wants for their children and every teacher wants for their students: this is for children and teens to have safe, happy, and fulfilling lives.

10 June 2016

Spare a thought for the parents of bullied children

A recent study of bullying in Australian schools sought to understand how the parents of bullied children thought and felt about what was happening to their children.

10 November 2017

NCAB Chair The Hon Joseph Kay honoured in the 2017 Queen’s Birthday awards

The National Centre Against Bullying congratulates our Chair, The Hon Joseph Kay on being the recipient of Member [AM] In The General Division Of The Order Of Australia.

16 June 2017

10 Steps to Deal with School Bullying and Cyber Bullying

These steps have been created by experts at the Alannah & Madeline Foundation’s National Centre Against Bullying and is a vital guide for parents, teachers and children who need to know how to manage the issue.

01 February 2017

Re-thinking approaches to reducing bullying behaviour

Bullying has traditionally been seen by schools as a behaviour problem that requires sanctions or consequences to “stop the behaviour from happening again”.

10 June 2016

NCAB Conference 2016 Resolutions

Six Resolutions from the NCAB 2016 Conference.

15 August 2016

Parent perspectives on how schools handle bullying

Parents of children attending selected Government schools were asked to complete an online questionnaire in which they could provide their views on how their child’s school was handling bullying.

10 June 2016

School Culture – What does the staff room tell us?

It is the staff and administrators of schools that model behaviours for our young people and the way they interact with one another can tell us a lot about the behaviours they expect or allow of young people within their care.

10 June 2016

Young people and technology

Young people see technologies, especially the internet, as a vital part of their social life and the building of their identity.

17 September 2015

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