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(Updated on 13/06/2016)

 


 

  • One in five young people has suffered online abuse, study finds - 22 September 2015
    "Survey of more than 4,700 teenagers reveals almost half think cyberbullying is a bigger issue than drug abuse among young people."

    (theguardian.com)

  • Mom Cybershames Daughter for Online Bullying. Who's the Bully Now? - 6 January 2014
    "The image shows a girl, who appears to be in her early teens, holding a sign and an iPod. The sign reads:
    "My name is Hailey. I am a kind, caring, smart girl, but I make poor choices with social media. As a punishment, I am selling my iPod and will be donating the money to the charity Beat Bullying, in hopes of changing my behavior as well as bringing awareness to Bullying. Because bullying is wrong."

    (shine.yahoo.com)

 

  • National Bullying Prevention Month " is a campaign in the United States founded in 2006 by PACER's National Center for Bullying Prevention.[1] The campaign is held during the month of October and unites communities nationwide to educate and raise awareness of bullying prevention..."
    (Wikipedia)
  • One in five children is bullied online - 14 June 2012
    "One in five children aged eight to 11 is a victim of cyberbullying attacks, a new report from charity Beatbullying has found...
    The bullying prevention group surveyed over 1,500 primary school pupils, finding that 21 per cent
    had been "deliberately targeted, threatened or humiliated by an individual or group" using technology.
    While bullying took place on social media sites, games consoles and chat rooms, the most common form of cyberbullying reported was by text message.
    This reflected the fact that the majority of bullying the children reported began offline, often at school, and was then continued online or by phone.
    "
    (telegraph.co.uk)

 

 

 

  • US 'cyber-bully' mother indicted - 16 May 2008
    "A Missouri woman who allegedly used a fake MySpace profile to bully a girl who later committed suicide has been indicted by a federal Grand Jury."
    (BBC)

     

  • Spot the difference? - Racial bullying - Authorization Required
    " Question. What do African-Caribbean, English, French, Pakistani and Polish and children all have in common in the UK?
    Answer. They can all be the victims of racism."
    (term-time.com)

 

  • Teachers warn over cyber bullying - 18 March 2008
    "Teachers are warning parents they need to be more aware about the potential misuse of the internet and mobile phones by their children."

    (BBC)

 

 

 

  • Bullies
    What Is Bullying? / Who's A Bully? / Who's A Target? / How To Handle It /
    Innocent Bystanders / Are You A Bully? /Bully-Free Zones

    (PBS)