Is your child a cyber-bully?do you suspect your child is bullying other kids online?
The headlines are familiar: "Cyberbullying Victim Takes Their Life." "Cyberbullying at an All Time High." "Thirty-eight percent of Girls and 26% of Boys Report Being Bullied Online."
The media has done a good job of bringing the problem to the forefront. We've raised awareness among parents to recognize signs that their kids have experienced bullying. Countless groups and a number of resources have been established to help the victims. Yet little attention has been paid to the bully. And not enough has been done yet to help parents identify the signs that their own child might be the one doing the bullying.
Any parent can understand that bullying is wrong. In fact, you don't even need to experience it first hand to imagine the torment that victims experience. What most people aren't aware of, though, is the impact of cyberbullying. Consequences can range from academic suspension toRead More »from Could Your Child Be a Cyber-Bully?