Cyberbullying

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New Smartphone App Gives Kids ‘Keyboard Courage’ Against Cyberbullies

Haddonfield High School has purchased the “Stop It” app and made it available to all students as of today.

09/11/2014

(Judge Marjorie Rendell, at the National Constitution Center, during a break in a schoolteachers' forum on the First Amendment.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

Area Schoolteachers Get Tips From Federal Judge on How To Teach First Amendment

“The issues today, of cyberbullying and hate speech and harassment, they present real challenges,” said Judge Marjorie Rendell, who knows about challenging First Amendment issues.

07/10/2014

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2nd Annual Run Held To Raise Awareness On Bullying

The 2nd Annual No Bullying Run is being held today at 8 a.m. in Doylestown, hosted by the Network of Victim Assistance, or NOVA.

06/14/2014

(Hope Davis, Jason Bateman, and Haley Ramm are among the ensemble cast of "Disconnect.")

Movie Review: ‘Disconnect’

“Disconnect” is a loop of three interconnected stories, with the common denominator being electronic communications.

04/13/2013

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Mom Says 5-Year-Old Daughter Was Bullied By Pa. Firefighter On Facebook

An Emmitsburg woman is using Facebook to expose cyberbullying by a Pennsylvania man who used the social media website to ridicule her 5-year-old daughter.

02/21/2013

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Talking To Your Kids About Bullying

Being 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.

08/01/2012

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Suing For A Fake Facebook Profile

What can you do if someone creates a fake Facebook profile of you, and neither the school nor the police will get involved? One Georgia teen has taken a novel approach.

06/21/2012

("Bully.")

Movie Review: ‘Bully’

Here’s a movie that truly matters and that offers a powerful emotional experience.

04/12/2012

(Gloucester County prosecutor Sean Dalton, right, chats with cyberbullying expert John Halligan at today's conference.   Credit: David Madden)

South Jersey Prosecutors Hold Anti-Cyberbullying Conference

Law enforcement officers, education leaders, concerned parents and others gathered at Washington Township High School to hear from experts like John Halligan, whose teenage son Ryan took his life in 2003 after being bullied online in Vermont.

08/17/2011

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Teens Get Tips To Combat Cyberbullying At West Philadelphia Conference

Cyberbullying was the hot topic at the University of Pennsylvania, at a conference put together by the Anti-Defamation League.

05/03/2011

(Today's cyberbullying conference at Neumann University included resources for students, parents, school officials, and law enforcement professionals.)

Neumann Univ. Hosts Daylong Conference To Combat Cyberbullying

Educators and law enforcement officials were comparing notes on cyberbullying on Tuesday at Neumann University.

04/12/2011

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Woman Leads Anti-Bullying Conference For Parents, Students In Haverford

Tina Meier’s 13-year-old daughter Megan committed suicide in 2006, after what she believed was an online relationship with a boy turned out to be orchestrated by an adult a few doors down.

04/04/2011

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