Cyber bullies don’t shove kids on the playground or steal lunch money, but they are just as dangerous. They stay hidden behind technology and target students on the Internet and through cell phones. This film teaches students how to be smart and stay safe in a cyber bully situation.
“7 Ways to Block a Cyber Bully” details seven effective strategies for dealing with a digital bully. The plan includes:
1) Understanding the e-bully
2) Protecting your passwords
3) Guarding personal information
4) Using safety software
5) Cutting off communications
6) Saying “no” to revenge
7) Telling someone
Bonus Section: “Cyberbully: The Adult Role” is an added section in the video that outlines seven ways parents and educators can work to stop cyber bullying.
Run time: 13 minutes for Students, 7 minutes for Adults
Audience: Grades 6 - Adult
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"Recommended." ★★★ --Video Librarian, July/Aug 2008
"...educational DVD to cyber self-defense in the modern world of the Internet, social networking sites, text messaging and cell phones...invaluable and timely addition..." --The Midwest Book Review, May 2008