School bullying

How to prevent it, when to report it and your obligations. Cyberbullying, homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying.

Guidance and regulation

  1. Bullying at school

    Bullying at school and the law - what your school and the police must do about bullying and how you should report it

  2. Preventing bullying

News and communications

  1. Bullying in school plummets

    • Department for Education
    • Press release
  2. Awards announced from £2 million homophobic bullying fund

    • Department for Education and Government Equalities Office
    • Press release
  3. Thousands fewer pupils are being bullied, landmark study reveals

    • Department for Education
    • Press release
  4. Department for Education and WWE urge pupils to banish bullying

    • Department for Education
    • Press release
See all news and communications

Policy and engagement

  1. Managing bullying in schools

    • Department for Education
    • Case study
  2. Identifying bullying in schools

    • Department for Education
    • Case study
  3. Talking about and responding to school cyberbullying

    • Department for Education
    • Case study
See all policy and engagement

Transparency

  1. Longitudinal study of young people in England: cohort 2, wave 2

    • Department for Education
    • Research
  2. Estimates of bullying of year 9 pupils in England

    • Department for Education
    • Transparency
  3. Homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying: evidence review

    • Department for Education and Government Equalities Office
    • Research
  4. Homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying: review

    • Department for Education and Government Equalities Office
    • Research
  5. School strategies for preventing and tackling bullying

    • Ofsted
    • Research
See all transparency