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There are resources out there for parents to help stop bullying

But, while parents can’t necessarily go to school with their children, they can use the same technology as them.
“If your child is on Facebook, you need to be on Facebook,” Patchin said.
To help prevent bullying, Facebook will launch a new “social reporting” system in the next few weeks that will let people report content that violates Facebook policies and notify parents and teachers about it, so they can address why it was posted.
However, that does not mean that cyberbullying is easier to detect.
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To fight or not to fight - Education - NZ Herald News

To fight or not to fight - Education - NZ Herald News | Bullying | Scoop.it
The months of verbal and sometimes physical abuse and death threats on Facebook are over but Michaela Blaauw still finds it hard to sleep at night.
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New Jersey teen arrested for 'cyber-bullying' two 12-year-olds on Facebook, over a girl - Crimesider - CBS News

New Jersey teen arrested for 'cyber-bullying' two 12-year-olds on Facebook, over a girl - Crimesider - CBS News | Bullying | Scoop.it
14-year-old allegedly threatened severe harm to one victim Read more by Naimah Jabali-Nash on CBS News' Crimesider. (New Jersey teen arrested for 'cyber-bullying' two 12-year-olds on Facebook, over a girl : http://t.co/7tZgJSe)
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Facebook Joins Obama Administration's Anti-Bullying Campaign - Digits - WSJ

Facebook is throwing its social networking clout behind the Obama Administration's anti-bullying campaign, participating in a series of discussions about both online and offline bullying and announcing several expanded safety features on its website.
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Barack and Michelle Obama Talk Bullying in Facebook Video

Barack and Michelle Obama Talk Bullying in Facebook Video | Bullying | Scoop.it
President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have appeared in a video shot exclusively for Facebook, to discuss bullying prevention, and a summit that will take place on Thursday, addressing the topic.
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Don't get Facebook Fraped! | cyberbullying | young-people - BullyingUK Registered Charity 1120107

Don't get Facebook Fraped! | cyberbullying | young-people - BullyingUK Registered Charity 1120107 | Bullying | Scoop.it
The latest craze sweeping Facebook involves "Friends" using your Facebook account to "Like" various things on Facebook or external websites that support Facebook's Like buttons or posting messages to your wall saying your nasty untrue things about you or others in your friends network.

Read more: Don't get Facebook Fraped! | cyberbullying | young-people - BullyingUK Registered Charity 1120107
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Police to send warning letters to parents of Facebook bullies - Telegraph

Police to send warning letters to parents of Facebook bullies - Telegraph | Bullying | Scoop.it
The parents of Facebook bullies will receive letters from police in the first
crackdown on social networking taunting which has led youngsters to commit
suicide.
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School District Eyes Facebook, Social Media Policy

School District Eyes Facebook, Social Media Policy | Bullying | Scoop.it
Murrieta Valley Unified School District could very well be the first district in the state to enact an official board policy regarding the use of social media websites. (A good idea now that sexting has gone viral into bullying RT @jfehrman: CA School District Eyes Social Media Policy http://bit.ly/eyQezu)
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Facebook bully boy, 14, arrested for 'kill threats' - Metro

Facebook bully boy, 14, arrested for 'kill threats' - Metro | Bullying | Scoop.it
The unnamed youngster reportedly used fake screen names to send the terrifying messages to two young boys, including a threat to tie one of them to a pole, attach a rope to his stomach and then fix the rope to his car before driving off, ripping him apart.

Read more: http://www.metro.co.uk/news/858140-facebook-bully-boy-14-arrested-for-kill-threats#ixzz1GhoAeBwR
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Facebook’s New Social Safety Features Lets Users Confront Bullies, Ask Friends for Help

Facebook’s New Social Safety Features Lets Users Confront Bullies, Ask Friends for Help | Bullying | Scoop.it
Facebook has added new functionality to its report buttons that let users notify Facebook of abusive, spammy or objectionable content. The report flow now includes options to message the perpetrator to ask them to stop, and message friends to ask for advice.
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Live Conversation on Bullying on Facebook from the White House Today | Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

Live Conversation on Bullying on Facebook from the White House Today | Juvenile Justice Information Exchange | Bullying | Scoop.it
Facebook DC Live will host a live conversation from the White House about “how we can all work together to make the Internet safer and promote a culture of shared responsibility and of strong digital citizenship.” It starts today at 12:00pm EST.

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Are Your Kids Playing "Smash or Pass" on Facebook?

Family and child services expert Claudia Arthrell says that this is forming a "system of approval and disapproval" that can put a lot of pressure on kids to hook up just for acceptance. Not to mention the fact that being rated on physical appearance is degrading and a serious form of cyberbullying.
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Natasha MacBryde cannot escape Facebook bullies even in death

Natasha MacBryde cannot escape Facebook bullies even in death | Bullying | Scoop.it
An internet tribute to a taunted public schoolgirl who died under a train has itself been hijacked by bullies.
Friends set up a remembrance page to the ‘model pupil’ on Facebook so well-wishers could post messages.
But amidst the fond memories came sick postings.
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