Cyber In the News
| Reach Fall 2007: |
The Campbell Collaboration. Faculty of Social Work joins prestigious international group to review and disseminate research evidence
|Edge Magazine, July 2009 |
Is your kid being cyber-bullied?
Kids who bully find a way. They pound you in the school yard, or a group of girls whisper and giggle while looking at you. And now, there’s the new method: they’ll get at you over the Internet...
|Parentcentral.ca, September 2006 |
Why are bullies admired?
-Trish Crawford, Life Writer
Millionaire businessman Donald Trump screams, "You're fired!"
Simon Cowell lashes a contestant on American Idol for having "no talent." Some poor sucker gets voted off the island.
Bullying is all around us, and not just on television...
|CTV News, October, 2008 |
Online counselling growing in Canada
EDMONTON — Lawrence Murphy remembers the woman who needed psychological counselling but could not face a counsellor...
|The Toronto Star, April, 2006 |
Bullying in the schools: yet another reason to homeschool
Who started it? The age-old question.
“He started it!” But did he? ..
|The Toronto Star, August, 2008 |
Where do you draw the line on bullies?
- Lyndsie Bourgon
Some teens support push to criminalize cyberbullying, but free speech an issue...
|The Toronto Star, March, 2008 |
One-third in survey say they've been cyberbullies
More than one-third of students in Greater Toronto admit to bullying others online – many of them targeting friends or other students
– says a survey of more than 2,000 children from grades 6 to 11.
|The National Post, August, 2007 |
Cyber-bullying targeting teachers: poll
An overwhelming number of teachers say they have been targeted by cyber-bullies, according to a new poll...
|ThefirstCanadianhealthcareconference.ca, October, 2008 |
Cyber Risk of Children and Youth in a Cyber World
The harmful effects of bullying have been documented across multiple areas of children’s and adolescents’ lives including academic, social, emotional, and physical health ...
|Globe and Mail, May, 2008 |
What to do about cyber bullies?
Get real, for a start. Toronto expert says most parents don't know what kids do online. She's pushing to make online safety part of the school curriculum...
|U of T Magazine, Autumn, 2005|
Keeping Kids Safe
Donations will help fight Internet bullying and improve welfare services for children and their
Recent major gifts to the Faculty of Social Work will help combat Internet bullying and other forms of online child abuse and improve welfare services for children and their families...
|TVOParents.com, September, 2008|
Should cyberbullying be criminalized to protect kids?
TVO's Web TV program Your Voice tackles a hot-button issue in third-season opener...