The following web sites contain a range of resources that relate to Internet Safety, Cyberbullying and the Law in these matters.
cyber[smart:] – http://www.cybersmart.gov.au/en.aspx
Cybersmart provides activities, resources and practical advice to help young kids, kids, teens and parents safely enjoy the online world.
Stop Cyberbullying – http://www.stopcyberbullying.org/index2.html
This site clearly sets out the causes, types and impacts of online bullying. Topics and strategies are categorised according to age groups. It is an easy to follow web site.
Bullying. No Way! – http://www.bullyingnoway.com.au/default.shtml
An excellent web site that provides a range of resources to help members of the community to understand the issues, behaviours and changes that need to be implemented to combat bullying. It was created by educational organisations from across Australia.
Think You Know – http://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/
Thinkuknow is an education initiative by the Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre – the UK’s national law enforcement agency that focuses on tackling the sexual abuse of children.
Cyberbullying Canada – http://www.cyberbullying.ca/
A Canadian web site that neatly sets out the characteristics of cyberbullying and the steps that can be taken to combat cyberbullying.
Web Aware: Challenging Cyber Bullying – http://www.bewebaware.ca/english/cyberbullying.aspx
This web site provides an overview of the cyber bullying problem and the strategies that one can apply to deal with the problem.
BBC Bullying Site – http://news.bbc.co.uk/cbbcnews/hi/specials/bullying/default.stm
An excellent web site from the BBC in the UK. It examines the issue of bullying and cyberbullying. It includes a guide for dealing with bullies. Students will find this site both enjoyable and informative to explore. It includes interviews with experts in the field.