The survey covered state, public and private primary, junior high and high schools, as well as special schools for children with disabilities. Photo: Kyodo

Japan sees surge in reported school bullying cases following ‘active recognition’ by teachers

  • The number of serious bullying cases, involving incidents like broken bones, rose to a high of 602
  • Nearly 80 per cent of bullying cases involved primary schools, and the number of violent acts at schools came to a record 72,940
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The survey covered state, public and private primary, junior high and high schools, as well as special schools for children with disabilities. Photo: Kyodo
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