Don't be mean behind the screen.
Three Differences Between Cyberbullying & Bullying
Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior among school aged children and is usually repeated. bullying happens in person where as cyberbullying is over a computer and not face to face. Cyberbullying comes home with you and regular bullying stays at school or somewhere in public. Finally, bullying can not only be harsh but also physical while cyberbullying causes emotional damage.
Effects of Cyberbullying
- Use alcohol and drugs
- Skip school
- Be unwilling to attend school
- Receive poor grades
- Have lower self-esteem
Reporting a Cyberbully
- Don't respond to or forward the messages
- Keep evidence of the cyberbullying
- Block the person who is cyberbullying