Study Finds Bullies and Their Targets the Same in Many Casest may have been inevitable that cyberbullying would twist inside out, knotting up some kids to the point that they role-play both sides of a conflict — the aggressor and the target — and post vile comments about themselves online. Think of it as the digital equivalent to cutting, a way for hurting kids to talk about the awful things going on inside their heads.
11-Year-Old Michigan Boy Invited To White House For Confronting Cyberbullies On YouTubeA father-son duo wants to take the power away from cyber-bullies on YouTube and now they've got an ally in the White House.
Stricter Drunken Boating Laws Take Effect This SpringThe drunken boating laws are among several signed in recent months that will launch new programs or have other implications for Michigan residents.
Michigan Senate Approves Bill To Require School Cyberbullying PoliciesSchool districts would have to include cyberbullying in their anti-bullying policies and report bullying data to the state under a bill moving ahead in the Legislature.
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Mich. Bill Seeks To Combat Cyberbullying In SchoolLawmakers take an initial step forward with a bill that would make districts and charter schools define "cyberbullying" and include it in their anti-bullying policies.
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'Chica Chat' Workshop Combats Cyberbullying, Promotes SisterhoodIn an effort to combat cyberbullying, drama and “mean girl” behavior and inspire positive relationships among middle and high school students, Empowered Flower Girl will host its signature Chica Chat workshop -- in partnership with Detroit Parent Network.
Event Notices From November 1The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and people
Event Notices From October 1The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
Talking To Your Kids About BullyingBeing the victim of a relentless bully can be a distraction and even a danger to kids. As a parent, it is important to recognize the signs of bullying, know how to talk to your children about bullies and establish an appropriate reaction to a bully situation.
Wayne State’s School of Social Work to Host Cyber SummitOn Thursday, March 8, the Wayne State University School of Social Work will host a Cyber Summit to highlight its anti-cyber bullying program as well as provide resources and legislation information to the community.