1 in 5 kids is bullied ever year - 1 in 5! - and kids who are bullied are five times more likely to be depressed. What more can schools, parents and government leaders do to protect our kids and keep them safe? The White House will answer YOUR questions during a LIVE Q & A with iVillage as part of a special White House Conference on Bullying Prevention. Write your questions below and look for the answers LIVE on iVillage.com this Thursday from 1:15p - 1:45p ET., during our Q & A with Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health & Human Services.
Also, iVillage has a quick survey going about dealing with bullies. If you've ever had to deal with bullying, we'd love to hear from you. The survey is really quick (only takes about two minutes to complete) and we would love to hear your thoughts on the topic.