Tag: cyber-bullying

by Sonia Paul

Harassment has become intrinsic to life online for the 89 percent of American adults who are Internet users. Nearly three-quarters of adult Internet users have witnessed some form of online harassment and 40 percent have personally experienced it, according to a new Pew Research survey on the topic that’s the first of its kind. Young […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. Did Peru’s ambitious laptop program fail? (AP) 2. Cyber bullying measure in New York becomes law (MSNBC) 3. Teaching technology in a no-tech classroom (Orange County Register) 4. How web-based tools can improve teaching (Education Week) 5. Video: Autistic students form iPad band […] more »

by Tina Barseghian

With more than 500 million Facebook users across the world, it’s hard to refute that the social networking site has profoundly changed the way we communicate and share information. But what’s the Facebook effect on kids? When it comes to navigating the social networking world — whether it’s Facebook or fan fiction sites — the […] more »