Share Paper: Bullying in the Higher Education Classroom: Face-to-face and online

  1. Teresa Mason, Park University, United States
  2. Jutta Pegues, Park University, United States
  3. Cathy Taylor, Park University, United States
  4. Dennis Gresdo, Park University, United States
Wednesday, March 9 5:15 PM-6:15 PM Bellmeade

Abstract: This session examines the very topical problem of bullying in the classroom whether face to face or online. Traditionally, bullying has been associated with adolescence and thought to be the province of secondary school teachers and administrators; however, more and more we are finding bullying to be a problem in higher education as well. This session explores behavior that is considered bullying, addresses some avenues to help faculty deal with unacceptable student behavior, and provide tips for administrators in dealing with bullying.