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Author(s): Williams, K. R., & Guerra, N. G. (2007). Prevalence and predictors of internet bullying. Journal of Adolescent Health, 41, s14–s21.

Collection Method: Self-Report Questionnaire

Scoring Method: Uses 0-3 scale with the following ratings and answer options: (0)Really Wrong; (1) Sort of Wrong; (2) Sort of OK; (3) Perfectly OK; Pass (do not enter any value). Higher scores indicate higher acceptance of bullying.

Number of questions: 10

Price: Free

Key Points:

  • This tool measures attitude towards bullying with school-aged children and young people
  • Suitable for programs working on bullying and violence awareness and prevention
  • Adapted from a longer, 70-item questionnaire

This tool was created by researchers from the University of California at Riverside, and is typically free to use for not-for-profit organizations.