Stop cyberbullying

Think Twice What You Type

What Is Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying is when you get bullied over the internet

Examples Of Cyberbullying

  • Cyberbullying includes mean Text messages and emails
  • Rumors sent by email or posed on social networks sites
  • Embarrassing pictures, and fake profiles

Three Differences Between Cyberbullying & Bullying

  • Cyberbullying can happen 24 hours a day
  • Kids who are cyberbullied have a harder time getting away from the behavior
  • Cyberbullying messages and images can be posted anonymously and distributed quickly to a very wide audience

Effects Of Cyberbullying

  • Skip School
  • Use Alcohol and drugs
  • Receive poor grades
  • Have lower-esteem
  • Be unwilling to attend school

Prevention and Awareness

  • They can ask for our passwords
  • They can learn about the sites we like
  • They can try out the devices we use
  • Encourage them to tell you immediately if they, or someone is they know, is being cyberbullied
  • Sign up for the same online activity they sign up for and follow them so u know what they are posting

Establishing Rules

  • Help them be smart about what they post or say
  • Tell them not to share anything that could hurt or embarrass themselves or others
  • Tell kids to keep their passwords safe and not share them with friends

Reporting a Cyberbully

  • Don't respond to and don't forward cyberbullying messages
  • Keep evidence of cyberbullying
  • Block the person who is cyberbullying

Report to your Online Server Provider

  • Review their terms and conditions or rights and responsibilities sections
  • Visit social media safety centers to learn how to block users and change settings to control who can contact you
  • Report cyberbullying to the social media site so they can take action against users abusing the terms of service

Report to your local Law Enforcment

  • Threats of violence
  • Child pornography or sending sexually explicit messages or photos
  • Stalking and hate crimes

Report to your School