tech use contract

Technology Use Contract

By Sameer Hinduja and Justin W. Patchin Spanish Translation Available Here Use this Technology Use Contract to establish an open line of communication regarding the child and parent expectations when it comes to using technology. From: Hinduja, S. & Patchin, J. W. (2015). Bullying Beyond the Schoolyard: Preventing and Responding to Cyberbullying (2nd Ed.). Thousand…

2019 Cyberbullying Data

This study surveyed a nationally-representative sample of 4,972 middle and high school students between the ages of 12 and 17 in the United States. Data were collected in April of 2019. Click on the thumbnail images to enlarge. Cyberbullying Victimization. We define cyberbullying as: “Cyberbullying is when someone repeatedly and intentionally harasses, mistreats, or makes…

Vermont

Vermont (VT) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Vermont State Department of Education for school districts within Vermont to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

South Carolina

South Carolina (SC) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the South Carolina State Department of Education for school districts within South Carolina to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be…

New York

New York (NY) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the New York State Department of Education for school districts within New York to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be…

New Jersey

New Jersey (NJ) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the New Jersey State Department of Education for school districts within New Jersey to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be…

New Hampshire

New Hampshire (NH) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the New Hampshire State Department of Education for school districts within New Hampshire to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be…

Nebraska

Nebraska (NE) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Nebraska State Department of Education for school districts within Nebraska to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Minnesota

Minnesota (MN) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Minnesota State Department of Education for school districts within Minnesota to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Michigan

Michigan(MI) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Michigan State Department of Education for school districts within Michigan to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Maryland

Maryland (MD) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Maryland State Department of Education for school districts within Maryland to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Maine

Maine (ME) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Maine State Department of Education for school districts within Maine to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Kansas

Kansas (KS) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Kansas State Department of Education for school districts within Kansas to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Indiana

Indiana (IN) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Indiana State Department of Education for school districts within Indiana to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Illinois

Illinois (IL) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Illinois State Department of Education for school districts within Illinois to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Hawaii

Hawaii (HI) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Hawaii State Department of Education for school districts within Hawaii  to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Florida

Florida (FL) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Florida State Department of Education for school districts within Florida to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Delaware

Delaware (DE) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Delaware State Department of Education for school districts within Delaware to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Connecticut

Connecticut (CT) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Connecticut State Department of Education for school districts within Connecticut to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Alaska

Alaska (AK) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Alaska State Department of Education for school districts within Alaska to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Cyberbullying Research in the United States

Here is the research we’ve found on cyberbullying in the United States of America, with the most recent first. Please email us if you have any articles to add with the details ordered in the same format as the others. Author(s): Chapin, J. Year: 2016 Title: Adolescents and Cyber Bullying: The Precaution Adoption Process Model…