Cyber Bullying

Be kind all the time!

How does cyber bullying occur?

  • through email
  • through instant messaging
  • in a chat room
  • on a website or gaming site
  • through digital messages or images sent to a cellular phone

What is cyber bullying?

Cyber bullying is bullying that takes place using electronic technology.
Examples of cyber bullying include mean text messages or emails, rumors sent by email or posted on social networking sites, and embarrassing pictures, videos, websites, or fake profiles.

Who can stop cyber bullying?

How can cyber bullying be stopped?

Steps to Take Immediately

  • Don’t respond to and don’t forward cyber bullying messages.
  • Keep evidence of cyber bullying. Record the dates, times, and descriptions of instances when cyber bullying has occurred. Save and print screenshots, emails, and text messages. Use this evidence to report cyber bullying to web and cell phone service providers.
  • Block the person who is cyber bullying.
  • Inform your parent(s), an adult, or a teacher.

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