this is a BULLY-FREE zone!
Look out for all of your peers!
Facts and Statistics!
-Over half of young people and teens have been a victim of cyber bullying or a cyber bully.
-1 in 10 young people or teens have had embarrassing pictures taken of themselves without their permission.
-1 in 5 students have sexted.
-Over 80% of teens use their cell phones daily making it an easy weapon.
-Cyber bully victims are more likely to have suicidal thoughts and low self-esteem.
If you are ever a victim of cyberbullying...
-Do not delete the messages, photos, posts, etc. You can use this as evidence!
-Tell an adult right away! Do not sit around and let students bully you, you are smarter than that.
-Block the bully. If it is really bad you may want to get a new email, account, etc. Just to prevent it from being an issue again.
Prevent Cyber Bullying!
-Talk to your children about the consequences and impact on a victim that cyber bullying will bring.
-Let students know that there are people who care about them and people that they can talk to if they ever are being bullied.
-Do not share your account or password information with anyone!