This article reports that upstanders can suppress bullying by supporting the victims and removing an appreciative audience for the bully. Emotional intelligence is also an important tool for students to use as they become upstanders.Source:
Amelia Harper, Education DIVE, November 29, 2017Description:
"In the past, schools tended to be divided into three groups: students who bullied, students who are targets of bullying, and students who stood aside and watched it all happen. However, if schools can modilize the bystanders to support the victim, bullying would decline, not only because the victim has support, but because the bully loses an appreciative audience."Read the full article here!