PHYSICAL BULLYING AT THE PLAYGROUND By  Anchal Pandey nee Anchal Mishra and Prof. Sanjay

Abstract

The present study was conducted on 100 secondary school students to identify the physical bullying behaviour among private secondary school students and government- aided secondary school students in Varanasi district. Respondents were selected using simple random sampling method. For this purpose, researcher used self made tool Bullying Behaviour Assessment Scale for Secondary School Students. Percentage wise analysis of the obtained data was done. It was concluded that on hitting/kicking level 62% of private school boys’ and 68% of government school boys’ accepted that they use to show this kind of physical bullying at the playground, for physical attack gestures 74% of private school boys’ and 66% of government school boys’ accepted that they show this kind of physical behaviour at the playground, for physical fighting 72% of private school boys’ and 76% of government school boys’ accepted that they show this kind of physical behaviour at the playground.