March 27, 2019
YouthREX Research Summaries ask Just Six Questions of research publications on key youth issues. These summaries get at what the youth sector needs to know in just two pages or less!  1. What is the research about? Bullying is a public health issue, with consequences for victims, families, schools, and communities. Most schools and public health organizations focus on addressing bullying at the school level. Fewer programs target bullying on electronic media platforms, despite evidence showing that cyber bullying is pervasive in these spaces. Cyberbullying differs from traditional bullying in...
November 24, 2015
This video was produced by the Anti-Bullying Alliance. HERE'S HOW THE CREATORS DESCRIBE THIS VIDEO:The Anti-Bullying Alliance and the Council for Disabled Children have been working with groups of young people with disabilities in Bristol and Bradford about cyberbullying and staying safe online. These young people said that using social media online is a great way for them to stay in touch with friends and share experiences. Although they cautioned people about the internet and social media, they also said that the internet can be really helpful for everyday tasks.