With the explosive growth in the popularity of social media applications, smart phones, laptop computers, and other modes of inter-personal communication, cyber bullying is rapidly becoming a major source of disruption at schools throughout the country. Cyber bullies often think that what they do is funny, but bullied students are true victims of violence; they may suffer depression, their grades may decline, and unfortunately, there is a growing number of bullied students that are driven to take their own lives.
Cyber bullying takes many shapes and forms, including:
Though cyber bullying is a relatively new social phenomenon, the statistics are quite alarming:
Source: i-Safe Foundation
Teens, adults, parents, schools, social organizations, web-based organizations and local and state authorities can and should fight cyber bullying without delay.
Here are some of the actions that every person and/or responsible authority should take:
Educators and parents recognize that cyber bullying may become a major problem for the bullies as well:
TAL Global’s multi-disciplinary team of school security experts brings together a unique blend of experience, knowledge and innovative solutions that can make a real change for the better.
Call us to tell us about your specific challenges, and to learn more about cyber bullying mitigation.
Please join us for a free webinar covering information to help you stay safe and secure during domestic or international travel.
With more organizations operating internationally, there is a greater need for staff to travel overseas. This brings with it a series of risks to the traveler and the organization if things go wrong.
Based on years of experience supporting individuals and organizations around the world, TAL Global will provide advice and guidance on how to minimize the risks faced while traveling internationally.
The presentation will cover:
Date: December 6, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM PST / 1:00 PM EST
Duration: 30 minutes
Presenter: Mr. Johnathan Tal