Cyberbulling and peer pressure

by: Deleoan Villarreal

Kenneth Weishuhn

kenneth weishuhn was a gay Iowa teen who committed suicide because he was receiving death threats they were sent on his cell phones and made him subject of a Facebook hate group. he began to be teased and bullied by classmates at south O`Brien.

CyberBulling statistics

  • Over 80 percent of teens use a cell phone regularly, making it the most popular form of technology and a common medium for cyber bullying
  • About half of young people have experienced some form of cyber bullying, and 10 to 20 percent experience it regularly

consequences

the consequences of cyberbullying are that you could be suspended from school sports or even school face legal consequences

helpful websites

one helpful site is stopbullying.gov it helps every department of what the child is going through and how he or she can get help

safety from cyberbulling

don't respond

don't retaliate

save the evidence

how to protect yourself

change yourself childs contact

contact the web host

use block features