Digitally pressurized teens -- high on drugs, low in confidence

Kids nowadays spend more time online and interact with many friends. Peer pressure from buddies can push kids towards drug/alcohol abuse and parents should keep a strict check on their activities. Read full article

June 02nd, 2014 12:46 pm

Cyberbullying anchors at Australian shores

Cyberbullying has gained a foothold in Australia where an increasing number of kids are reporting victimization. Parents and community members have to fight this menace with all their strength. Read full article

May 29th, 2014 12:28 pm

Mean girls and boys in Canada -- Online abuse and gender divide

Canadian survey suggests that boys are more engaged in malicious activities on the internet. Research reveals everything about the mean girls stereotype is true except the gender. Read full article

May 23rd, 2014 08:45 am

Schools and Cyberbullying: Taking on the Digital Beast

In the digital age of today, cyberbullying is proving to be an increasingly difficult threat to counter. Engaged in an uphill battle against the issue, schools need additional support for success. Read full article

May 21st, 2014 11:42 am

Cyberbullying and mental stress

According to cyberbullying facts accumulated by researchers over the year, it is more dangerous to mental health of children than traditional bullying. Read full article

May 07th, 2014 12:51 pm

Teens and Cyberbullying: The Toxic Addiction of Social Media

Teens are obsessed with socializing online. However, this raises their susceptibility to cyberbullying among other threats. Digital Detox is one way to help them overcome their online addiction. Read full article

May 06th, 2014 09:17 am

Cyber-teasing: Social media apps potentially a schoolyard for bullies

Social media apps like Askfm allow teens to post and comment anonymously. They have become breeding grounds for cyber-bullies triggered increase in teen suicide rate. Read full article

May 01st, 2014 09:28 am

School Social workers not equipped to handle cyber-bullying cases

School social workers are not equipped with cyber-bullying, says survey. They identify cyber-bullying as a problem but are untrained to deal with such incidents that involve online abuse. Read full article

April 28th, 2014 10:03 am

The rich, the famous and the cyber-bullied

If you think that celebrities do not get cyber-bullied, you’re wrong. A large number of celebrities are targeted by cyber bullies via social networks for their looks or deeds. Read full article

April 25th, 2014 08:10 am

The BYOD debates at schools: The negatives and positives

BYOD is usually seen in a negative hue but it also has good qualities that are ignored. It can also make students to become responsible users of technology. Read full article

April 21st, 2014 08:06 am