Cyber Bullying and Peer Pressure

Be a part of the solution

Cyber Bullying Stats

  • Between 15-25% of all students report being bullied
  • 43% of students report being cyber bullied in the past year
  • 1 in 6 parents know there kids have been cyber bullied

How to prevent being a target of cyber bullying

  • Make the most of privacy settings
  • Keep personal information personal
  • Think before you post

How to respond to cyber bullying

  • Talk about it. Tell a trusted adult or friend
  • Ignore them
  • Block access to cyber bullies

Consequences

You can be expelled from school and sporting activities.

Also you can get civil law suits and criminal charges.


How to report it

You could show your parents.

Show a trusted adult at school.

Report it on the social media that it is occurring on.

Rehtaeh Parsons

Rehtaeh was a 17 year old Canadian girl who was peer pressured by her friends for being a "too good" so she began to hang around with the wrong people. She was gang raped and the pictures were later leaked leading to her attempted suicide which put her in a coma and later killed her.