With the click of a key, bullies are humiliating their peers. What are schools doing to tame this behavior?
By Amanda Paulson | Staff writer of The Christian Science Monitor
For one middle-school girl it was a rumor, circulated via text messaging, that she had contracted SARS while on a trip to Toronto. She returned to school and found nobody would come near her.
For an overweight boy in Japan, it was cellphone pictures, taken of him on the sly while he was changing in the locker room and then sent to many of his peers. Read moreabout, Internet bullying – Happy Slapping – Trash Texting!