Cyberbullying is not only personal between the bully and the victim, but is available to anyone and everyone who is on the particular website. This act is not only morally wrong, but also ruing young lives. The number of teens lives taken due to cyberbullying has doubled in the last five years. Disturbances in the classroom have become one of the largest problems. Pushing teachers to take extreme measures such as having pouches or baskets in which to place your phone.
Cyberbullying is making the online “world” a harder place to deal with. Cyberbullying is the use of electronics to bully someone. Most teens experience cyberbullying outside of their school life so, do schools have the right to step into the situation. Cyberbullying is happening everyday to several kids. This takes place around the world on most social media sites.
People can go on any social media page and make fake accounts. Being cyber bullied can lead to having low confidence in themselves and even being suicidal. People should be prosecuted for cyber bullying other kids. Secondly, nearly one in three teens admit to being cyber bullied. Cyber bullying can lead to being physically injured.
‘Victimization of bullying is one of the most traumatic experiences for youths’ (Yen, et. al., 2014, p. 1415). This is because those who were being bullied tend to have high level of stress compared to those who are not being bullied which will cause them to experienced higher level of depression that may lead to other risk. According to Yen et al. (2014), the victims as well as those who bully may have higher risk of depression, anxiety, attempt to suicide, substance abused and behaviour problem, such as having attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) (p. 405).
Even though, they may try to look confident in front of the bullies, on the inside they are really hurting. As states by the Forbes website, being depressed can affect a child’s self-esteem and victims don’t see any hope in their life. (How do bullies lower self-esteem?
Another bad effect instagram has on society is many people are being bullied over the internet. When people are being bullied over the internet or social media they are the victim of cyberbullying. Cyberbullying is when someone is being harassed over the internet. People post rude things on social media, start rumors , or post embarrassing photos or videos.Being a victim of cyberbullying causes stress and worry which is not good for the human brain. When people get tired of being stressed out, or just does not know what to do anymore; they do harmful things to themselves, or they began to bully others.
Both of them affect almost everything kids in middle school do. Bullying is repeated harm directed toward weaker targets and peer pressure is when students friends pressure them into doing something they aren’t supposed to. 30-50% of middle and high schoolers are bullied. The reason why so many kids are bullied are because the bullies might of been bullied and want to bully someone else, their parents
Low- self esteem is another mentally effect this is when majority of the time the victim starts to believe what the bully say to them like your stupid,you are ugly ,or the worst your life means nothing. Bullying is one of the main causes of suicide due to the fact that technology made cyberbullying this when people bully through the internet.Victims of bullies are always in some way unequal in some making them sadly an easy target.For instance some bullies will chose disabled kids to pick on because someone they think that disabled people can not stop them .Also if you were in elementary school ,and you where the smart one in class you usually were picked on because others were jealous of you. All people think is that words cannot hurt people but in reality they can
Cyber bullying, physical bullying, relational bullying , there are so many ways that kids can get bullied, and you could stop it right now. It 's crazy just to believe that your bully was once bullied themselves. That 's why you should treat a bully the same as you would want to be treated. According to www.verywell.com, students may be bullied because of whether the victim is smart, popular, or if they have a different religion belief. A bully is way worse than a bystander because a bully could harm a person very badly, they could also hurt their feelings, they could make the victim commit suicide, and the bully could make the victim get to the point where they can 't trust their friends, or worse, their family.
Thanks to the widespread of cell phones and the Internet, cyberbullying has become more common. Many people use these technological devices to communicate with their peers, but it is often used to send or post mean-spirited messages intended to hurt or embarrass someone else. The main targets of cyberbullying are students who do not meet the standards of what another student considers to be adequate or cool. Especially in high school, students are working for a high social status(Cyberbullying). Cyberbullying also includes harassing others by sending insulting or offensive comments through social media, online chatting, or text messages.