More that 13 million students are bullied each year, according to the U.S. Department of Education Bullying includes actions such as making threats, spreading rumors, attacking someone physically or verbally, and excluding someone from a group on purpose.
Bullying can affect you in many ways. You may lose sleep or feel sick. You may want to skip school. You may even be thinking about suicide. If you are feeling hopeless or helpless or know someone who is, please call theLIFELINE at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) .