Digital Citizenship

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Cyberbullying

We all know what bullying is.But what is cyberbullying? Cyberbullying is bullying,but online and it is becoming a HUGE problem in our society.Cyberbullying is bullying using any electronic device,it maybe an iPhone or a computer,it dosen't matter it is cyberbullying.But who can help? Cybersmart, Kids Helpline and eheadsapce are three of the many organisations that are helping to STOP cyberbullying.But how can you take matters into your own hands? Take a screenshot of the message and show a parent or career.Tell a parent,career,friend or teacher.

Netiquette

Netiquette is made up of two words—internet and etiquette. Netiquette describes how people should act online, especially chatrooms,Kik,Snapchat or Instagram. Netiquette can also be applied to emails.

Online Safety

Here are some tips about how to stay safe online

1.Keep your personal stuff private and think about what you say and do online.

2.Block people who send nasty messages and don't open unknown links and attachments.

3.Flag up with someone you trust if anything upsets you or if someone asks to meet you offline.