It is essential for parents and educators to learn how to create a safe space for our children to talk about being the dangerous trend of sexting.
London, UK (PRWEB) March 22, 2014
Teens and texting go hand in hand. A majority of students have a mobile cell phone at their disposal and many use texting as their communication of choice. Many teens have moved past conventional texting. Sexting is sending promiscuous pictures of their privates or sexually explicit texts to another student or adult. While many adults do it, the thought that students are doing it has many parents up in arms. Today, NoBullying releases the ultimate guide to Teens and Sexting.
The Guide defines the trend of sexting and include tips and techniques on how to spot if a teenager is sexting someone and it also mentions the ways parents and educators can explain to a teen the dangers of sexting now and in the future.
Macartan Mulligan, Co-Founder of NoBullying.com, said, “It is essential for parents and educators to learn how to create a safe space for our children to talk about being the dangerous trend of sexting and how to spread a sexting-free environment within their group of friends.”
He added that parents and teachers should make a point to educate the younger generations about the sad outcome of bullying online and offline. According to Mulligan, it is quite imperative to press for more firm laws condemning all acts of bullying and harassment.
NoBullying features many pages dedicated to parents, teens, teachers, health professionals as well as posts related to cyber safety and the latest news about law making concerning curbing Bullying worldwide as well as inspirational Bullying Poems and Bullying Quotes.
The website makes a habit of updating its bullying statistics and cyber bullying statistics regularly because it is essential to understand how widespread the bullying epidemic is.
He also added that anyone suffering from bullying in any form or way can always reach out to the team of NoBullying and they will be given advice on how to stand up to bullying or protect themselves online.