Being bullied or spending an excessive amount of time on the internet could increase the risk of teen suicides, according to a new study released today by the American Academy of ...
Corey Maison said she always knew in her heart that she was a female. The 14-year-old transgender teen describes herself as unique, outgoing, funny and has dreams of one day becoming ...
Thumbs up to the courage and efforts of 13-year-old actress Skylar Burke, who has seen amazing highs in her young life and recovered from deep lows brought on by bullying. She’s ...
Cyber bullying is a premeditation and malicious antagonistic activity that is demonstrated by a perpetrator towards a victim (Hendricks, 2012). Many people spend more time texting and on the internet oriented ...
Your teen years can be totally awesome, or they can really, really suck. For the people whose teen years aren’t so fun, there’s a good chance that bullying has something to ...
You couldn’t tell the pain Rebecca Ann Sedwick was suffering by just looking at her. The beautiful brunette looks like any other teen, in a picture she posted to Facebook, drawing ...
In light of several recent investigations, local law enforcement is urging parents to closely monitor their children’s phone activity. A new cell phone messaging application is popular with both teens, and ...
Marijuana use is down among teenagers but bullying is up, according to the results of the latest survey of nearly 30,000 children in 377 schools across the country, released by the ...
A Texas teen who was cyberbullied by her peers at school has found a positive way to get the last word. Dannie “Dee” McMillan, a 16-year-old junior at Lampasas High School, ...
Suicide and bullying have a big impact on teens and young adults, local experts say. Suicide is the second-leading cause of death among young Wisconsin adults and teens, according to the ...
The suicide of a Franklin County teenager who may have been a victim of cyberbullying is increasing discussion and awareness to the dangers of online harassment and its effects on students. ...
It’s this world — a chaotic mix of nude photos, cyber-bullying and dysfunctional relationships — that author Nancy Jo Sales ventured into when researching her new book, “American Girls: Social Media ...
One teen says that after enduring bullying for around three years, she took to Facebook to raise awareness.Baylee Ogle is a student at Chickasha High School and says a group of ...
Once an anxious youth who suffered from depression, Alberta teen Mackenzie Murphy is taking the world by storm, helping others to deal with mental illness. Murphy knew from a young age what ...
A Philadelphia girl’s bullies thought they could torment her online through a video of the brutal beating she suffered. Instead, Mia Chanel DeJesus turned the clip against her tormentors, making it go ...
Damichael McGill was a fourth-grader when the bullying began. His single mom was struggling and couldn’t afford brand name clothes for him or his five siblings. McGill is a member of ...
FOX 2 is teaming up with the Rams as well as seven Missouri and Illinois high schools for the Character Plus Campaign. The students are leading the fight against cyber-bullying by ...
North Sand Mountain High School was covered in orange on Wednesday as students took a stand against bullying as part of Unity Day 2015.  October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month. ...
Apple’s new iOS update released yesterday included a new batch of emojis: tacos, unicorns, popcorn and a middle finger, among others in high demand. But one of them, a seemingly low-key ...
People warned the little girl that middle school could be tough. Still Karmin Mosley had no reservations about leaving fifth grade for sixth. None. She was friendly. She got along with ...
October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness month, and to help alleviate the harmful effects of cyberbullying, experts from the YMCA have released tips to help parents prevent cyberbullying at home. Read ...
At Pinckneyville High School, students are given the initiative to stop cyberbullying in its tracks. “If you saw some bullying or something, you could screenshot that and then it would get ...
Solstice West and Solstice East, residential treatment centers for teen girls ages 14-18, observe National Bullying Prevention Month by informing parents of what actions they can take to prevent bullying. Bullying ...
Avoyelles Bully Busters is renewing its efforts to combat bullying in the schools. The group was formed in March 2014 after Avoyelles High School sophomore John Jarreau committed suicide. The recent ...
It’s on the tip of your tongue and at the forefront of current conversations in our schools. How does one begin to define and stop bullying? Read More
A dyslexic entrepreneur who was bullied in school as a child for his learning disability is on his way to becoming a millionaire by the time he turns 20. Read More
It’s the little things that can help put an end to cyber bullying. This is the thinking behind Kinanti Desyanandini’s campaign to help her peers think about online behaviour and safety. ...
It’s that time of year again. Students have returned to class. But along with books and pens, many will be utilizing tablets, laptops, and computers. Students today are more computer savvy ...
Quade Cooper has had his fair share of online criticism but he took to Twitter to speak out over the issue of cyber bulling after it affected him in a tragic ...
When Leon Zellers sings, everyone listens. Zellers says he started singing and performing at a very young age. By the age of 10, he performed at a York Revolution game, bringing ...