Signs a child is bullying others

Signs a child is bullying others (Image 1)
Signs a child is bullying others (Image 1)

While a lot of attention is focused on the warning signs a child may be a victim a bullying, it is also helpful to look for the signs that a kid may be bullying others.

According to the National Education Association, bullying occurs once every seven minutes. Bullying can happen at any time, including before and after school., a federal government website managed by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, provides parents and educators with some helpful ways of identifying kids who may be bullying others.

If a child is frequently sent to the principal’s office, blames others for problems or gets into fights, the child may be bullying others.

Check out the slideshow above for more warning signs that a kid may be bullying others. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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