Dear ADDitude: Why Is My Child Being Punished for Retaliating Against Bullies?
"At lunch, my 8th grader sits alone and is bullied by boys who make racial comments. He is reluctant to say anything for fear of retaliation, but recently fought back with words and got two days of in-school suspension. The bullies got far less punishment. What can we do?"Success at School | posted by Penny Williams