OLWEUS

The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program is the most researched and best-known bullying prevention program available today.

Goals:

      • reduce existing bullying problems among students
      • prevent development of new bullying problems
      • achieve better peer relations at school

What is Bullying?

A person is bullied when he or she is exposed, repeatedly and over time, to negative actions on the part of one or more other persons, and he or she has difficulty defending himself or herself.

Reference: OLWEUS Bullying Prevention Program Teacher Guide, 2007