Poll Context: During recess, a young thug punches the big boy in the face 5 times but this boy is not going to be bullied. After taking the punches, he grabs the thug, lifts him and slams him to the ground. He is ready to take it further when the teacher intervenes and pulls him away.
Bullying is a huge problem in schools today and can threaten students’ physical and emotional safety. It can certainly impact their ability to learn. Teachers are told to prevent bullying before it starts but that is not always possible. Sometimes, the person being bullied just has to take matters into their own hands.
Do you think the big boy responded appropriately to the bully? Watch the video then take the poll: