New Report Links Social Media Use To Mental Distress In TeensA new review of several studies shows the potentially harmful impact of social media use on teenagers.
Plugged In To DFW: Online SafetyTexas has some of the most supportive laws in the country when it comes to protecting kids online, but it's important that both adults and children are aware of the latest cyber threats so they can avoid them.
Texas Teen's Suicide Changed How Schools Handle Bullying: 'We Need To Be Able To Measure The Impact'Texas schools are now required to track every single bullying incident that is reported.
As U.S. Cyberbullying Cases Continue To Rise Girls Report More Harassment
Mother: 9-Year-Old Killed Self After He Was Bullied For Being GayDenver Public Schools crisis counselors met with children at an elementary school after a 9-year-old student killed himself after he was reportedly bullied for being gay.
Controversy & Cyberbullying Has Celebrities Quitting Social MediaPete Davidson said, "The internet is an evil place." Michael Rooker said, "Twitter sucks and I want nothing to do with it." It seems that several celebrities are giving up on social media.
Miami Police Union President Relieved Of Duty For CyberbullyingMiami Fraternal Order of Police President Lt. Javier Ortiz has been reassigned, removed from the street and placed on desk duty without his gun, CBS Miami reports.
Suspected Cyber Bullies Arrested In Connection With Woman's DeathLast November 29, a young Texas City woman committed suicide with a gun in front of her family after months of cyberbullying. Now two people have been arrested.
Texas Family Pushes For Cyberbullying Laws After Teen's SuicideFamily members of a Texas high school student who killed herself are rallying for tighter laws against cyberbullying.
Melania Trump Vows To Take On CyberbullyingDonald Trump's wife made a rare appearance on the campaign trail on Thursday, pledging to focus on combatting online bullying and serve as an advocate for women and children, if her husband is elected to the White House.
Are People Becoming More Rude, Especially In The Online World?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.
Talking To Your Kids About BullyingBeing 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.
What Is Cyberbullying?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.
Abusive Online Behavior Causes Local ISD To Pull Facebook PageThe 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.
On A 30-1 Vote, State Senate Passes Bullying BillThe Senate has passed a bill that would allow Texas schools to prohibit bullying, both in person and online.