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July 10, 2019

Social Media a Double-Edged Sword for Students With Disabilities, Study Finds

Students with disabilities were more likely to be both victims and perpetrators of cyberbullying, according to a study from the Ruderman Family Foundation.

June 25, 2018

Common Sense Media Overhauls Popular Digital Citizenship Curriculum

From fake news to digital self-harm, a host of new online challenges has prompted the nonprofit group to update its widely used K-12 digital citizenship resources.

March 20, 2018

Melania Trump Hosts Tech Companies for Cyberbullying Roundtable Discussion

"I'm well aware that people are skeptical of me discussing this topic," said the first lady.

August 31, 2017

Can Banning Phones in School Curb Cyberbullying?

Grappling with concerns around cyberbullying, school safety, and classroom distraction, some K-12 schools choose to ban cellphones from the premises altogether.

July 14, 2017

For Principals, Student Sexting a Speeding 'Freight Train,' Full of Peril

For school leaders, sexting means worries about cellphone searches, bullying prevention, child pornography laws, and difficult conversations with students and parents.

June 19, 2017

Worried About Hackers? Call a Girl Scout

The Girl Scouts of the USA will introduce badges for online safety, combatting cyberbullying, and advanced IT skills beginning in Summer 2018.

August 24, 2016

Cyberbullying More Common with Teens' Current or Former Friends, Study Says

Students are more likely to be cyberbullied by people they know than strangers, new research shows.

October 06, 2015

The Digital Lives of 8th Graders, With CNN's Anderson Cooper

A CNN special examining how 13-year-olds are using social media includes a troubling look at issues such as "social combat."

October 16, 2014

Updated Cyberbullying Prevention Book Provides New Strategies for Educators

An updated edition of "Bullying Beyond the Schoolyard: Preventing and Responding to Cyberbullying" has been released, just in time for October's national bullying prevention month.


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