Cyberbullying News Update

By Kayla, Jana, Brady, and Alex

Cyberbullying

Did you that 84% of students who were bullied online are also bullied offline?

Definition

The use of electric communication to bully a person.

Statistics

1. 84% of students who are bullied are also bullied offline.

2. Only 1 in 10 victims will inform a parent of cyberbullying.

3. Bullying victims are 2 to 9 times more likely to consider committing suicide.

Facts

1. Girls are about twice as likely as boys to be victims and perpetrators of cyberbullying.

2. 90% of teens who have seen social- media say they have ignored it.

3. 84% have seen others tell cyberbullies to stop.

4.About 58% of kids admit someone has said mean or hurtful things to them online.

5. About 75% of students admit they have visited a website bashing another student.

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