What Is Cyber Bullying? Your Kid's Worst Nightmare. Stop Bullying By Doing THIS.
Bullying has moved off of the playgrounds and into cyberspace. Cyberbullying is a national epidemic and parents need to be aware of their child’s involvement in cyberbullying. Whether your child is a victim, bully, bystander, or ally, their greatest resource for advice is you.
“Cyberbullying is one of the biggest challenges we face, especially as parents, in this new age of technology. If we look at how technology has changed our lives, it's remarkable. And kids are using technology unlike we never even imagined,” explains Dr. Joel Haber, psychologist and bullying expert, “So here's the problem: Kids are using technology and sophisticated technology. But as parents, we usually are not even up to speed to the technology levels that our kids are. It would be like, and this is what cyberbullying is about, if I speak French and you don't, and my whole world is French, how are you gonna know what I'm doing online? That is a major problem. If you're gonna give your kids technology as a parent, you need to be sure that you know the ... Read more