A persuasive speech about stop bullying
Low self esteem depression, migraines, insanity and even death. These are some of the extreme effects of bullying that sends a message to us all that bullying has to be stopped by all means.
If these severe effects that have been associated with bullying cannot make us to think twice and act swiftly, then what else will? Bullying is an age old problem that has affected so many in various ways. While some would like to believe that it is hard to stop bullying,
I believe it can be stop if only we get the right strategy and attitude. Bullying comes in various forms ranging from childhood bullying to the recent trend of cyber bullying. However, the most notable form is the childhood bullying since this is where it all starts.
In order to understand the best way through which bullying can be stopped, it is important to first make sure that we understand the root causes of bullying among children. There can be no single cause to this since it may range from peer, family, individual as well as community factors.
Whatever the cause, children seem to be the ones who get more affected when it comes to bullying. This ladies and gentlemen should be dealt with in the most sober manner.
Latest researches give an indication that one in every three children is involved in bullying directly by either being the victim, the perpetrator and sometimes booth.
It does not need to be this way if we take the most appropriate steps to stem it down. As parents, guardians and teachers to these children, we have the power to stop bullying among children.
The most important factor is to make sure that we step up measures that will eliminate the causes of bullying completely. Some of these may involve getting the victims to speak up, judgment and getting bystanders.
The most notable factor when it comes to bullying especially among kids is the fact that adults will always be the last to know about it. This is what makes the situation to always get out of hand. This thus means that a large percentage of bullying will happen when there is no overseer around to judge the acts.
The most important factor would be to spend a considerable time with the victims and try to ask them open ended questions that would make the m to open up and thus be able to find the best way that can be used to help them.
It would also be very important to make sure that we get to learn the signs of bullying from the victims in order to help them early enough.
This should also apply to the perpetrators. It would be important to create healthy anti bullying habits early enough. This will help us to make the potential perpetrators see the logic of positive coexistence and at the same time save the victims.
I believe that we all have the capacity to stop bullying irrespective of the nature of the acts if we get to uphold the best anti bullying rules that will regulate the acts completely.
Just imagine how it would be like if children would live in harmony with each other without the fear of being harassed in any manner. They will grow with confidence to face the future without any doubts.
Let it start with each one of us as an individual to take these steps and consider them to be able to help in bringing this rend to a stop. I believe we can face a future with no bullying if we work together as one, Thank you all.