A summary of key data on bullying, bias, gender, families and academic achievement.
Research & Data: Bullying, Gender, Family Diversity, and LGBTQ Youth
A look at the research provides insight into:
- How large a problem bullying based upon bias really is;
- How much bullying and social norms in a school are based upon gender stereotyping;
- The diversity of the American family, and
- Research-proven ways to reduce prejudice and bias.
When students feel safe and welcome at school, they can focus on their learning.
Families are changing -- grandparent headed, adoptive families, single parents, immigrant families, and LGBTQ headed.
When do children learn prejudice? What are some proven ways to prevent bias and prejudice?