How IT Directors Can Facilitate Anti-Cyberbullying Practices
Give students the tools to report cyberbullying
Other solutions allow students to report on cyberbullying.
These tools can be invaluable for school districts that rely on BYOD, or “bring your own device,” policies and are unable to closely monitor student communications.
Applications such as STOPit and Anonymous Alerts are essential for combating cyberbullying because they give districts the capacity to stop cyberbullying before it escalates.
Student issues involving bullying, threats, and even the possession of drugs or weapons can come to light through anonymous reporting. The option to file an anonymous report makes students feel more comfortable and secure sharing their experiences regarding specific incidents.Full Story