First coined by Canadian educator Bill Belsey in 2000, the term cyber bullying has become part of our vocabulary in schools. According to the Anti-Defamation League, cyber bullying is the “intentional and repeated mistreatment of others through the use of technology, such as computers, cell phones and other electronic devices”.
Want to know more about this form of youth violence? Please join the Association for Conflict Resolution Education, Research and Training Section for a Twitter Chat during Youth Violence Awareness Week.
When: March 25th
Time: 8:30 PM EST
Sponsor: Education, Research, and Training Section of the Association for Conflict Resolution
Hosts: Cynthia Morton, ERT Chair
Karen DeVoogd, Past ERT Chair