What is cyberbullying?
Cyberbullying, an electronic form of bullying, can include:
- Sending nasty or insulting messages over the
internet or cell phones
- Sending or posting gossip, secrets or
- Pretending to be someone else and sending
negative messages or posting negative
- Purposely excluding someone from an
Internet group, chat room or friend list
Cyberbullying is often more harsh than
face‐to‐face bullying, and it spreads more
quickly, too. Cyberbullying can be
extremely cruel and vicious, causing great
trauma and pain for its victims. Take a look at these links to find out more information about cyberbullying, getting help and what you can do to stop it.