The Effects of Bullying on Middle School Students Attendance
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... Review This paper intends to review the literature regarding the effects of school bullying on middle school attendance. An individual is said to be bullied when he finds it difficult to protect himself from repeated negative actions from another person or a group of persons (Marshall, 1993). These negative actions may include shouting, mimicking, calling names, threatening, written abuse, forcing to do nasty things, and much more, compelling the victim to get isolated, humiliated and singled out in crowd. School bullying involves students bullying their fellow students and one of the effects is decreased attendance of those being bullied (Education and Skills Committee, 2007, p.129). Smith and...