don't be a bully who hides behind a screen
three differences between cyberbullying and bullying
- Cyberbullying can happen 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and even reach someone when they are alone. It can happen any time of day or night.
- Messages and images can be posted anonymously and distributed quickly to a very wide audience.
- deleting inappropriate or harassing messages,text and images is extremely difficult after they've been posted or sent.
effects of cybebullying
Kids who are cyberbullyed are most likely to:
- use alcohol and drugs
- skip school
- experience in-person bullying
- receive poor grades
- have lower self-esteem