Cyberbullying

A person who uses technology to harass, embarrass, or threatens someone.

Examples:

Cyberbullying can happen when a student sends an anonymous e-mail to another student threatening to beat him or her up after school. Another form is when a photograph is altered to display a student's face with another person's body and then posted on a web site for public viewing.

Stay Safe:

Here are some recommended rules for teens that can help you as parents keep your children safe from cyberbullies:

Additional Resources:

Cyberbullying
Information tips and discussion starters about cyberbullying at NetSmartz.

Stand up to Cyberbullying
Tips for keeping your kids safe from Cyberbullies by Common Sense Media.

What's New Online - Cyberbullying
Information for Teens about Cyberbulling from ThinkUKnow.