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School Involvement with Cyber BullyingIn September 2010 an 18 year-old college student threw himself off a bridge after his roommate posted a webcam video of his sexual liaison with another man This is one of the many tragedies that have to do with cyber bullying When an individual is tormented threatened humiliated or targeted by another individual through the use of the Internet that is known as cyber bullying The majority of the bullies and victims are young adults With social networking evolving bullying online has become a simpler task Cyber bullying can drastically affect a person by making them insecure self-conscious and may lead to suicide Often times schools will become involved if informed According to the article STOP cyberbullying What is cyberbullying exactlynd When schools try and get involved by disciplining the student for cyber bullying actions that took place off-campus and outside of school hours they are often sued for exceeding their authority and violating the students free speech right Should schools have the right to get involved Although it may be beneficial for the school to know about cyber bullying it may also be beneficial if the school did not knowCurrently schools cannot take action when it comes to cyber bullying Educators dont have the ability to punish students but they do have the ability to start a conversation between parents and students By doing this it will bring attention to the parents and will make them more aware of the acts that occur on social media They also cant force a student to take down the wrongful content that is intended to offend or to harm another student In the Article Cyberbullying Should schools get involved Faronics April 29th 2013 Kate Beckham discusses in some states they are considering legislation that will allow educators to regulate and punish cyber bullying In Iowa Governor Terry Branstad held a Bully Prevention Summit last November During the summit a new law
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