Cyberbullying is using technology to intimidate or threaten a person. One needs to know how to respond to and prevent it, as well as understand how to deal with unwanted or aggressive attention online.
You might know about bullying but how does that translate to the online world? The Protector of the Realm Badge, Bronze Level, will allow you to familiarize yourself with the basic forms of cyberbullying and ways you can protect yourself against it.
Now that you have a better understanding of cyberbullying, The Protector of the Realm Badge, Silver Level, will allow you to explore this theme on a more pedagogical level. You will be introduced to some online tools and shown how to protect yourself from cyberbullying within them. You will also look at a classroom lesson that addresses this theme.
You have achieved The Protector of the Realm Badge, Silver Level, you can now guide your students in making sure they know all the various components of cyberbullying, including how they can protect themselves, where they can find help, encourage them to not be bystanders and to stand up against cyberbullying.