New Support Group Helps Parents Cope With Modern Challenges Facing TeensStarting this week, health experts are offering support to parents in the western suburbs dealing with cyberbullying, depression, and other challenges facing teenagers.
AT&T Launches New Program To Help Parents, Kids Deal With CyberbullyingAT&T’s new “Digital You” program aims to instruct people how to avoid trolls and bullies online.
Expert Says Social Media Has Taken Bullying To New LevelSocial media and bullying can be a volatile combination. Author and journalist Carrie Goldman has studied the issue for five years.
Privacy Advocates Worry New State Cyberbullying Law Goes Too Far It's supposed to keep our kids safe, but a new state law aimed at curbing cyberbullying is coming under fire with some saying it goes too far.
Three Warren High School Students Charged In Sexting IncidentThree Warren High School students have been charged in connection with cyberbullying and sexting another student.
'Yik Yak' App Disabled In Chicago After Schools Warn Of Cyberbullying Danger Some local schools have begun warning parents of a new smartphone app that kids can use to anonymously post vicious and nasty comments about each other.
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.
Study: 21 Percent Of Illinois Students Report Being Bullied At SchoolA survey of Illinois high school students indicates that younger white teenage girls are the most likely of any demographic to be bullied.
Field Museum Hosts Town Hall On CyberbullyingExperts say forms of digital harassment have increased significantly with the usage of social media, especially among youth and young adults. But one media giant is taking an active step in educating web users about Internet safety.
Two North Suburban Girls Charged With CyberbullyingTwo middle school students have been charged with harassment in an alleged case of cyberbullying against a female classmate.