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Quiz What is Cyberbullying ? Interesting facts Types of cyberbullying Direct attacks Cyberbullying by proxy Ways to prevent bullying What can I do if I’m being cyberbullied? Extras References
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“ When a child, preteen, or teen is tormented, threatened, harassed, humiliated, embarrassed or otherwise targeted by another child, preteen or teen using the Internet, interactive and digital technologies or mobile phones.”
Cyberbullying can become a misdemeanor cyberharassment charge or a juvenile delinquency charge.
Cyberbullying usually is not a one time thing.
Children, preteens, and teens have killed each other and committed suicide when being involved in cyberbullying.
Cyberbullying messages and pictures can be distributed quickly to a large audience.
Kids, preteens, and teens can be anonymous when cyberbullying so it is difficult to trace the cyberbully.
18% of students in grades 6-8 said that they have been cyberbullied at least once in the last few months.
11% of students in grades 6-8 said that they had cyberbullied another person at least once in the last few months.
Girls are about twice as likely as boys to be victims and perpetrators of cyberbullying.