Drawing by In Ji Seo
A well-known TV personality, Dr. Phil, hosts a TV program where he offers advice to people for solving problems in their daily lives. On his program, he talked about what motivates children to bully, how victims of bullying can fight back, and what students, parents, and teachers can do to stop bullying in their schools. He gave advice to a young girl Katie, who doesn't understand why she is being bullied in her school. On his online site, What can I do about school bullies?, he responds to a concerned mother who asks how to stop bullying in her daughter's school.
Send your thoughts.
What do you think of Dr. Phil's suggestions? What message would you send to the young girl Katie or the concerned mother? What ideas do you have for preventing bullying in schools?