The digital age has not necessarily increased the amount of cruelty performed by kids and young adults. It has simply changed the venue.
Cyberbullying is making headlines and being blamed for many of the tragedies that happen in schools across the country and around the world. Children are entering the digital world almost immediately and are learning ways to do things online that adults would have never dreamed of when they were children.
The results, in many cases, are ugly.
This graphic by our friends at ZoneAlarm breaks down the growing trend of cyberbullying and discusses ways that parents are utilizing to prepare and guard their children from this new form of peer abuse.
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