This week, British Columbia had its first ever Anti-Bullying Day. All across BC, people wore pink to stand up to bullying - both online and offline. 1 in 4 youth in British Columbia have been victims of cyberbullying and 1 in 5 and bullied others! 80% say people bully others online because it's earlier to do. Read more here.
We've talked in the past about social networking, privacy and cyberbullying, with Facebook being sited often as a platform used by cyberbullies.
Today I stumbled across a video about how to configure your privacy settings on Facebook - a video teachers may wish to share with their students, or parents with their kids:
For resources on bullying for parents and teachers, check out the list available on the BC Ministry of Education.