Eliminating Online Harassment
Sibling Bullying is Damaging
Suggestions On How to Eliminate Cyber Bullying
- Parents: be aware of what sites your kids are visiting and the content of them.
- Do not visit pages that make you feel bad about yourself, or that make others feel bad about themselves.
Overuse of the Word Bully
A man added a woman he found attractive as a friend on facebook, although he didn't know her. Despite repeatedly rejecting his requests, he pushed on; so she sent him a polite but firm message asking him to stop. The man labeled this as bullying.
About 75% of students admit that they have visited websites bashing other kids.
Changing School Culture Can End Bullying
Teaching children about legendary human rights heroes like Desmond Tutu, Elie Wiesel and Juliana Dogbadzi helps them learn how to defend themselves and others. While cyber-bullying is relatively new to society, the lessons that these heroes have taught us can be applied.