CyberBullying

By:Yamille Velasquez

What is Cyberbullying?

Cyberbullying is when you bully someone over the internet using social media,cell phones,ect.

Facts and statistics

*Nearly 43% of kids have been bullied online

*Chatrooms are one of the most dangerous places for children to communite with others

*48% of teens agreee that cyberbullying is a serious problem

*In the US alone in 2012-2013 there has been an increase og 16.7% in cyberbullying partically from Facebook and Twitter

*1 in 4 has had it happen more than once

*81% of young people think online bullying is easier to get away with than bullying in person

*90% of teens who have seen cyberbullying say they have ignored it and 84% have seen others tell cyberbullies to stop

Worst of all...

*Bullying victims are 2-9 times more likely to consider commiting suicide


Stop Cyberbullying

You can block the bully,tell a trusted adult,and report them.If you see someone get bullied,speak up and help them.You never know what a few words can do.You could save a life.Words can hurt.

Stop Cyber Bullying - PSA

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