cyberbullying

Free Webinar: Title IX: Preventing Harassment and Sexual Violence

What should educators and parents know about preventing and responding to harassment and sexual violence? Join the Region X Equity Assistance Center at Education Northwest on Thursday, September 26, 2013, 8–9:15 a.m., PDT for a free webinar on this important topic. Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 has played a critical role in […]

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Help for teens being bullied on Facebook

Don’t like a post on Facebook? Wish you weren’t tagged making that face? Being cyber-bullied? Yale research scientist Marc Brackett is here to help. Brackett, 43, a child psychologist who was bullied himself in middle school, is helping Facebook develop better tools for young teens to use to flag problematic posts, deal with conflicts and […]

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Chilling Look Into Your Kids’ Online World

Connecticut State Trooper Samantha McCord says your kids’ online behavior could be dangerous, even criminal – and could bring the police to your doorstep. Or worse. You’re at home, cooking dinner. The kids are upstairs doing homework on their computers. The doorbell rings and when you open the door, you find the Connecticut State Police […]

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Cyberbullying and Sexual Harassment: FAQs about Cyberbullying and Title IX

From the National Women’s Law Center   February 10, 2012 Click HERE for a PDF version of this fact sheet. What is cyberbullying? Cyberbullying is the use of communications technology to harm, threaten, or otherwise victimize another person.  Cyberbullying can take many forms.  Especially among youth, some frequent examples include offensive texts or instant messages, rumor-spreading emails, […]

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1) Directory of Connecticut-Based Anti-Bias and Anti-Bullying Programs, and 2) Guidelines for Connecticut Schools to Comply with GENDER IDENTITY AND EXPRESSION NON-DISCRIMINATION LAWS -PA 11-55

New to the Connecticut State Department of Education Bullying & Harassment website are two documents. Directory of Connecticut-Based Anti-Bias and Anti-Bullying Programs. Produced by the CONNECTICUT SAFE SCHOOL COALITION this directory lists some of the major programs available in Connecticut. Guidelines for Connecticut Schools to Comply with GENDER IDENTITY AND EXPRESSION NON-DISCRIMINATION LAWS –PA 11-55. […]

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