A survey of children and teens in 25 countries found 24 percent say they've engaged in behaviors online that are often considered to be bullying. For the US, the figure was 13 percent.
Five teens have been sentenced to probation and community service in the case of Phoebe Prince. But bullying-prevention advocates hope that the work of ‘restorative justice’ has just begun.
05/05/2011 05:42 pm
Some observers believe that today's media environment is desensitizing young people to the hurtful effects of their actions. The case of a Rutgers student death is renewing scrutiny of this issue.
10/01/2010 03:40 pm
The growing trend of teenagers sending seminude photos of themselves over cellphone presents a dilemma to parents and schools.
03/30/2009 01:00 am
Pressure builds on social-networking websites to do more to block such content. Legislation is afoot, too.
07/22/2008 01:00 am