Cyber bullying in the classroom


Introduction: Cyber bullying is defined as "The use of information and communication technologies to support deliberate, repeated, and hostile behaviour by an individual or group, that is intended to harm others." [Bill Belsey, www.cyberbullying.ca]

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What is the role of the classroom teacher in relation to cyber bullying? What is the role of the school to keep our students safe?



NetSafe provides more information on cyber bullying

Teachers go to http://www.cyberbullying.org.nz/teachers/
Students go to http://www.cyberbullying.org.nz/youngpeople/
Parents go to
http://www.cyberbullying.org.nz/parents/

To request the copies of the videos on DVD to use in schools, email queries@netsafe.org.nz



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Additional resources to consider


Cyber bullying - Talent Show
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3gN84KW7RuU