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Stop Cyberbullying – Guide for Parents
Cyber bullying Facts
The cyber bullying statistics can be quite daunting. For example, a study done by isafe.org on 1,500 students grades 4-8 found the following1:
■42% of kids have been bullied while online. 1 in 4 have had it happen more than once.
■35% of kids have been threatened online. Nearly 1 in 5 have had it happen more than once.
■21% of kids have received mean or threatening e-mail or other messages.
■58% of kids admit someone has said mean or hurtful things to them online. More than 4 out of 10 say it has happened more than once.
■53% of kids admit having said something mean or hurtful to another person online. More than 1 in 3 have done it more than once.
■58% have not told their parents or an adult about something mean or hurtful that happened to them online.