Here’s a list of selected resources on bullying and cyberbullying for researchers, educators, and parents. You will find resources such as bullying curriculum, educational programs, hand-outs, organizations, research, and statistics.
- Bullying Facts and Statistics by SafeYouth.org -List of facts and statistics along with references.
- Bullying Prevention by the Massachusetts Medical Society. Explains the concept of bullying and offers a list of tips.
- Eyes on Bullying– This organization offers information about bullying along with resources, websites, teleseminars and activities.
- The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program (Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence). This porgram is a universal intervention for the reduction and prevention of bully/victim problems. The main arena for the program is the school, and school staff has the primary responsibility for the introduction and implementation of the program.
- Cyberbullying 2010: What the Research Tells Us by Pew Internet & American Life Project- An updated look at the research and definitions around bullying and cyberbullying
- Electronic Media and Youth Violence: A CDC Issue Brief for Educators and Caregivers (2008)
This document was developed for educators and caregivers and summarizes what is known about young people and electronic aggression and discusses the implications of these findings for school staff, educational policy makers, and caregivers.
- i-SAFE– This non-profit foundation is dedicated to protecting the online experiences of youth everywhere. i-SAFE incorporates classroom curriculum with dynamic community outreach to empower students, teachers, parents, law enforcement, and concerned adults to make the Internet a safer place.
- IkeepSafe.org– This organization offers a variety of tools and resources for kids, parents and educators to empower them to teach children the safe and healthy use of technology and the Internet. Its educational resources teach children of all ages in a fun,
age-appropriate way, the basic rules of Internet safety, ethics, and
the healthy use of connected technologies.
- National Crime Prevention Council: Cyberbullying- This sites has resources on internet safety, cyberbullying, and bullying prevention.
- Stop Cyberbullying – This site discusses cyberbullying (“when a child, preteen or teen is tormented, threatened, harassed, humiliated, embarrassed or otherwise targeted” usually by another child, preteen, or teen, via “the Internet, interactive and digital.