Words Wound

Words Wound

Delete Cyberbullying and Make Kindness Go Viral

Book - 2014
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Free Spirit
Vicious words and damaging photos exchanged through texts, email, or social media can result in humiliation, broken friendships, punishment at school, and even legal prosecution. In some cases, online harassment has contributed to suicide. Written by experts in cyberbullying prevention, this book provides strategies for teens dealing with cyberbullying as well as for those who have taken part in bullying others. This book gives teens the tools they need to keep themselves safe online, protect their digital reputations, and make their schools and their communities kinder places.

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Baker & Taylor
"Cyberbullying among teens happens every day. Harsh words and damaging photos exchanged through texts, email, or social media can result in humiliation, broken friendships, punishment at school, and even legal prosecution. In some cases, online harassment has contributed to suicide. Faced with this frightening problem, parents, educators, and teens are looking for information and advice. But few cyberbullying resources speak to teens themselves. Written by experts in cyberbullying prevention and reviewedby teens, this book provides strategies for kids who are being bullied online--such as save a screenshot of hostile Facebook posts as evidence--as well as for those who have taken part in bullying others. It also presents ways for teens to make their schools and their communities kinder places that are free from online cruelty, for example, by holding a schoolwide "lock it down day" to educate students about Internet privacy. This book gives teens the tools they need to keep themselves and others safe"--

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& Taylor

"Two expert researchers on bullying prevention speak directly to teens about how they can end cyberbullying. It provides them with numerous peer anecdotes and strategies they can use to help create kinder schools and communities"--
A teen-reviewed guide to cyberbullying draws on preventative expertise to raise awareness about its dangers, counseling victims on strategies for protecting themselves, making their communities safer and raising awareness about Internet privacy. Original.

Publisher: Minneapolis : Free Spirit Pub., c2014
ISBN: 9781575424514
1575424517
Branch Call Number: 302.3 Pat
Characteristics: 189 p
Additional Contributors: Hinduja, Sameer 1978-

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