Cyber bullying

What is it?

When people bully each other using electronic communication like the internet, cell phones, and email.


In cyberbullying

  • Only 1 in 10 teens tells a parent if they have been a cyber bully victim

  • Boys are more likely to be threatened by cyber bullies than girls

  • Cyber bullying victims are more likely to have low self esteem and to consider suicide

How to stop it?

  • not responding to rude e-mails, messages, etc.

  • saving the evidence and taking note of the date and time when the harassment occurred

  • not sharing your password to anyone

  • “blocking” the bullies number