The Bully in the Backpack

Whelan, Debra Lau
October 2011
School Library Journal;Oct2011, Vol. 57 Issue 10, p29
Trade Publication
The article presents an in-depth discussion of cyberbullying in schools. Details are given describing the extent to which bullying has increased in school-children's lives due to the rapid spread of handheld communications technology. The authors discuss how the features of online communication remove many traditional barriers to aggressive behavior. Suggestions are then provided giving advice on how to promote anti-bullying measures and behaviors.


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