June is National Safety Month, which includes the safety of children on the internet.
Internet safety is a multi-focal topic, but one of its most well-studied aspects is the phenomenon of internet bullying among pre-teens. This article addresses the phenomenon and researches the effect of web use on pre-adolescents’ emotional health.
Would you like to learn more about internet safety? Here are some articles from our database that discuss cyber-bullying as well as internet safety more generally:
- This article addresses in person bullying and cyber-bullying among ten and eleven-year olds.
- This piece analyzes victimization of children on the internet.
- This article discusses the temperament and environment that influence children to become bullies.