Bullying blights lives of all involved

It is astounding that, in 200 years of schooling, teachers have not managed to eliminate bullying (NZ Herald, May 13). Parents have a legal requirement to send their children to school, school boards and teachers should have a strict legal requirement to keep those children free from physical, mental and emotional harm.
Children should be taught respect for people, animals, the environment and for the property of others. Respect should be taught to infants at home and in daycare right through primary until the end of high school. It should be taught with as much

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