In a soon-to-be published report in the International Journal of Social Media and Interactive Learning Environments, a survey of middle and high school student attitudes to cyberbullying and online safety is extensively examined.
The findings show that many children are bullied and few understand what internet safety is. The study is "Cyber threats: a study of what middle and high school student know about threatening behaviors and internet safety."
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