Reporting vs. Tattling

Be a Responsible Reporter, not a Tattle-Tale!
Start by knowing the differences.

 

Reporting

Vs.

Tattling/Snitching

Purpose is to keep people safe

Vs.

Trying to get someone in trouble

Need help from an adult to solve problem

Vs.

Can handle the problem by yourself

Important

Vs.

Unimportant

Dangerous,
harmful, &/or
threatening

Vs.

Harmless situations

Behavior is purposeful

Vs.

Behavior is accidental