With the statistics piling up
, it has become increasingly clear that the cruelties inflicted by cyberbullying
have become a devastating reality for many tweens and teens.
While bullying is nothing new
, when it takes place in the digital world, the public humiliation can shatter young lives. Photos, cruel comments, taunts, and threats travel in an instant, and can be seen, revisited, reposted, linked to, and shared by a huge audience. We're all responsible for making the digital world a decent place.
Keep clicking to check out some of the top concerns we've heard from parents trying to make sense of kids' online behavior. —Caroline Knorr, Common Sense Media
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