With this guide on what is cyber bullying, we need to remind everyone that bullying and cyber bullying are not a rite of passage, it is a dangerous wave of unkindness that breaks spirits every day everywhere.
London, UK (PRWEB) April 27, 2014
CyberBullying is using the Internet, cell phones, video game systems, or other technology to send or post text or images intended to hurt or embarrass another person. It is also defined as acts of aggression through computers, cell phones, and other electronic devices. NoBullying releases Today The Ultimate complete Guide to What is CyberBullying.
The fact remains that teenagers today use more technology more than grownups, they have high speed internet, laptops, tablets, smart phones which is a 24/7 window to social interactions with peers and strangers. That brings bullying from school hallways to an all day exposure to potentially more harmful dangers.
The Guide lists all the attributes that increase a child’s risk of http://nobullying.com/signs-a-student-is-being bullied/ [being bullied __title__ being bullied] such as Children who are perceived as different from their peers, such as being overweight or underweight, wearing glasses or different clothing, being new to a school, or being unable to afford what kids consider “cool”, also primary cyber bullying targets are children who are perceived as weak or unable to defend themselves and children who are depressed, anxious, or have low self esteem.
The guide also mention cyber bullying statistics 2014, the latest numbers on cyber bullying that paint a very clear picture of the spreading of cyber bullying worldwide. A shocking statistic points to the fact that 25 percent of teenagers report that they have experienced repeated bullying via their cell phone or on the internet and embarrassing or damaging photographs taken without the knowledge or consent of the subject has been reported by 11 percent of adolescents and teens. Also, about half of young people have experienced some form of cyber bullying; among them, between 10 and 20 percent experience cyber bullying regularly.
Macartan Mulligan, Co-Founder of NoBullying.com, said “With this guide on what is cyber bullying, we need to remind everyone that bullying and cyber bullying are not a rite of passage, it is a dangerous wave of unkindness that breaks spirits every day everywhere.”
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. Everyone must effectively learn how to stop cyber bullying and bullying.
NoBullying.com 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 famous Bullying Quotes.
The website regularly updates its bullying statistics and cyber bullying statistics as it is essential to understand how widespread the bullying epidemic is. It also regularly runs cyber bullying surveys and questionnaires to get recent updated statistics on everything related to cyberbullying.
He also added that anyone suffering from bullying in any form or way can always find advice and help on the NoBullying website – but if anyone is suffering from severe bullying or cyber bullying, the best thing is to talk to someone locally – a parent, teacher or local organization that has been set up to help with specialized counselors to deal with this topic.