Prevent Cyberbullying

Tips and Information about Cyberbullying


Cyberbullying is the use of the Internet and related technology to harm other people, in a deliberate, repeated, and hostile manner. As it has become more common in society, particularly among young people, legislation and awareness campaigns have arisen to combat it.

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Ways that Cyberbullying Occurs

Cyberbullying can happen in many ways, shapes, and forms. It is important for parents, teachers, supervisors, guardians, and kids themselves to know how it can happen. Cyberbullying can occur through text messages, chat rooms, email, Facebook, MySpace, websites, picture messages, and more.
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Parents need to be aware of what their child is doing online, establish technology rules, and know the school rules. Prevent Cyberbullying! It's important to understand the seriousness of cyberbullying and how if affects kids. Be available to your kids, be trustworthy, and take action when it is needed.

Teachers & Schools

At school, teachers, counselors, and staff can play a big role in the prevention of cyberbullying. A few of the steps are to recognize the signs, take it seriously, ask students to report any bullying that occurs, get parents involved, and implement rules within the school and each classroom.


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