Send Richard a voice mail message

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Web Resources on Cyber-bullying

What is Bullying?

Before we describe cyber-bullying, let's define bullying.

According to bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior among school aged children that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. The behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time. Bullying includes actions such as making threats, spreading rumors, attacking someone physically or verbally, and excluding someone from a group on purpose.

What is Cyber-bullying?

Cyber-bullying is bullying that takes place using electronic technology. Electronic technology includes devices and equipment such as cell phones, computers, and tablets as well as communication tools including social media sites, text messages, chat, and websites.

Web Resources on Cyber-bullying

Click on the links below to find web resources to protect and empower students to deal with cyber-bullying:

On the next post we will begin our discussion on web tools that translate a narrative from one language (e.g. English) into another (e.g. Hebrew). Google Translate will be the first web tool translater that we will explore.

No comments:

Post a Comment

Jewish Education News Blog

Richard D. Solomon's Blog on Mentoring Jewish Students and Teachers