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Here are the resources we found for cyberbullying for parents and families:
Anti-Bullying Week Resources from BBC Team Own It
(Featured resource)Nobody deserves to be bullied. For Anti-Bullying Week 2018, Team Own It choose respect and stand against hate. Resources on a wide range of bullying issues from the BBC.
Being the best version of yourself online
(Featured resource)HeadStart Wolverhampton worked with Wolverhampton Learning Technologies Team, Stone’s Throw Media, and Wolverhampton primary schools to create three great animated videos around the theme of “Being the Best Version of Yourself Online”. The videos explore the following themes:
- The Digital 5-A-Day
- Peer Pressure
- Respect and Self-Respect
These films are great conversation starters with young people about making the best of modern technology.
Let’s Fight It Together
An award winning short film that helps sensitise people to the hurt and pain that can be caused by cyberbullying. The film shows ways in which cyberbullying can occur, who it involves, how it can affect different people, and what can be done to prevent it and respond to it.
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This resource is provided by the BBC, it gives the reader facts about online bullying. The information is presented in 5 sections, these are titled, What is it?, Why is it so bad?, I’m being bullied online and I don’t know what to do, Am I an online bully? and Online bullying and the law.
This is a free resource which is available through the Childnet international website. The information sheet, gives parents and carers helpful advice on what to do if their child is being bullied online. There are 4 tips given to parents and carers on how to deal with cyberbullying.
Cyberbullying is when someone uses technology, such as the internet or a mobile device to bully others. This webpage produced by Childnet International aims to educate parents on carers on what cyberbullying is, and how to combat cyberbullying in your child’s life.
This resource is in the form of a factsheet which is made up of 5 pages. This resource is targeted at young adults, to combat cyberbullying. The factsheet outlines the behaviours which could be seen has cyberbullying behaviours, it encourages users to think before they post, it gives tips on how to stay safe online, and what to do if you discover that someone is being cyberbullied, including how to report the behaviour.