Boys tend to be more active and more aggressive than girls. This resource from PBS takes a look at boy agression, the role media has in boy violence, and what parents can do.
From the US Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Service Administration, this guide lists the characteristics of children who bully and helps parents deal with a child who bullies.
“Fight Crime: Invest in Kids…America must cut the pipeline that funnels young people into lives of crime and violence. We take a hard-nosed look at research on what keeps kids from becoming criminals and put that information in the hands of policy-makers and the public.”
According to the AAP statement, exposure to and the influence of media violence directly correlates to violent behavior.
Understand how repeated exposure to violent media has been shown to cause aggressive behavior in kids.
Learn what makes kids violent and get resources to change violent behavior.
Describes what bullying is, its effects, how to report it to other parents, and what to do if your child is being bullied. Provided by the US Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Service Administration.