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by Dorothy L. Espelage

2002

Welcome to the parent guide for this text! Read below to find out about what your child is reading in class and how you can support him/her at home.

This week in class, we’re reading "Bullying in Early Adolescence" by Dorothy L. Espelage.

This research article explores the roles that peers play in promoting bullying in adolescence, beyond the role of “bully” and “victim.”

As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Social Pressure as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :

"Why do people follow the crowd?"

Ways to support your child: