Stop Cyberbullying

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what is Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying: when a person attacks someone over the internet causing verbal abuse.

Examples of cyberbullying

  • mean text messages or email
  • rumors sent by email or posted on social network
  • embarrassing pictures, videos, websites, or fake profiles.

Differences between Cyberbullying & Bullying

  • Cyberbullying can happen 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and reach a kid even when he or she is alone. It can happen any time of the day or night.
  • Cyberbullying messages and images can be posted anonymously and distributed quickly to a very wide audience. It can be difficult and sometimes impossible to trace the source.
  • Deleting in appropriate or harassing messages. texts, and pictures is extremely difficult after they have been posted or sent

Effects of Cyberbullying

  • usage of drugs
  • skipping school
  • more health problems
  • receives poor grades
  • have lower self- esteem