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Facts about bullying

Did you know?
Key facts around bullying, violence and online bullying.

What is bullying? Whiteboard animation videos
A series of four short whiteboard animation videos for teachers which unpacks the national definition of bullying for Australian schools.

Definitions for bullying, harassment discrimination and violence.

Types of bullying
Overt, covert and online bullying.

Signs of bullying
Signs a teacher might notice, Less obvious signs, Signs a parent might report

Why does bullying occur?
Reasons students engage in bullying
Students more likely to be bullied, and students more likely to bully others.

Translated fact sheets
Downloadable versions of Facts about bullying, in Arabic, English, Filipino, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese and Vietnamese.