By Sameer Hinduja and Justin W. Patchin
Bullying based on sexual orientation or gender identity/expression has made headlines across the United States, and has been identified as a priority area for focus and attention by our federal government. This fact sheet examines data that specifically clarifies how bullying and cyberbullying are tied to sexual orientation, details civil rights implications for students, and explores a number of preventive strategies that can be implemented to safeguard sexual minority youth.
Hinduja, S. & Patchin, J. (2011). Cyberbullying fact sheet:
Cyberbullying and Sexual Orientation. Cyberbullying Research Center. Retrieved [insert date], from http://cyberbullying.org/cyberbullying_sexual_orientation_fact_sheet.pdf