An email attack on a Wisconsin television news anchor is once again drawing attention to bullying. CBS 11 News talked to students today about how rude people seem to have become to one another — especially in the online world.
Being the victim of a relentless bully can be a distraction and even a danger to kids. As a parent, it is important to recognize the signs of bullying, know how to talk to your children about bullies and establish an appropriate reaction to a bully situation.
Cyberbullying is bullying that takes place using electronic technology. Electronic technology includes devices and equipment such as cell phones, computers, and tablets as well as communication tools including social media sites, text messages, chat, and websites.
The very nature of a Facebook page is for people to voice their comments without being filtered — but for one North Texas school district things got out of hand.
The Senate has passed a bill that would allow Texas schools to prohibit bullying, both in person and online.
Some Texas lawmakers want the offense of “sexting” reduced to a misdemeanor. Under Texas law, anyone who transmits an explicit image of a teen can face felony charges of possessing or trafficking child porn.