Safer Internet Day 2022
Today is Safer Internet Day. We will be joining a virtual assembly with Cyber Security Advisor, Michael Williams, who works for Bedfordshire Police. This year the focus is around Respect and Relationships.
Online bullying – also known as cyberbullying – is bullying that takes place ON THE INTERNET (online) or via electronic devices and mobile phones. Online Bullying can include: Sending someone mean or threatening emails, direct messages or text messages; Hacking into someone’s online account; Being rude or mean to someone when playing online games; Posting private or embarrassing photos online or sending them to others; Creating fake social media accounts that mock someone or trick them; Excluding someone from an online conversation or blocking them for no reason.
In the guide below, you'll find tips on a number of potential risks such as mental wellbeing, distress and sadness.