Sacramento Schools Program Puts Focus On Sexting, Cyberbullying On Social MediaThe freshmen were part of a discussion on topics like sexting and cyberbullying, online strangers and stalkers.
Website Offers Support For Victims Of CyberbullyingHeartmob turns the table on aggressors with a click of the mouse. If you receive a hateful message, you can log on and get three options: Develop a safety plan, document harassment and receive support.
Tracy Teens Take On Bullying In Unique PartnershipA group of local high-school students is battling cyberbulling in a unique partnership to crack down on bullies and their community.
Mother Says Lodi High School Not Doing Enough To Enforce Social-Media PolicyIt’s the same school district that recently enacted its own social-media policy to stop cyberbullying. The principal hailed his school as one that took the lead in making those changes.
Cyberbully Law Proposed After Girl's Suicide Juveniles who sexually assault unconscious victims could be tried as adults under proposed California legislation brought in response to the suicide of a 15-year-old girl who was sexually battered while passed out at a party then humiliated by photos circulated to classmates.
Stockton Students Say New Social Media Policy Impedes On 1st Amendment RightsStockton students say their First Amendment rights are being violated by the school district's new social media policy fighting cyberbullying.
Talking To Your Kids About BullyingBeing the victim of a relentless bully can be a distraction and even a danger to kids. As a parent, it is important to recognize the signs of bullying, know how to talk to your children about bullies and establish an appropriate reaction to a bully situation.
Facebook Page Launches Insults At High School StudentsSchool officials haven’t had any luck tracking down the creator of a Facebook page dedicated to insulting students at one local school, and authorities say they can’t do anything about it until threats are made.