Cyber-bullying


Have you ever stumbled across websites that allow you to leave anonymous messages and feedback for other people? If you haven’t, that’s probably for the best. As a student or young person, you may have used or seen a peer using websites for this purpose.

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Body Image and Social Media


Social media, as with other technologies, has pros and cons. Although we live in a world where we can connect with friends, relatives, and complete strangers, we live in a time where we are always comparing ourselves to others. We compare ourselves so much so it is causing significant psychological effects.

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Cyber-bullying: Where do We Draw the Line?


Have you ever stumbled across websites that allow you to leave anonymous messages and feedback for other people? If you haven’t, that’s probably for the best. As a student or young person, you may have used or seen a peer using websites for this purpose. We will not name these websites because we do not want to promote their platform in any way; we do not condone their usage.

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Should My Teen Be on Social Media?


When is the last time you took a bus, plane, sat or stood next to someone while waiting and struck up a conversation? How often do you see people getting lost in their mobile devices, shutting out the outside world. It seems everywhere you look, there are countless people addicted to their devices.Teens seem exceptionally vulnerable to the lure of mobile devices and especially social media.

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Should Teens Use Social Media?


In a connected world, is there such a thing as too connected? Personally, I feel a sense of loneliness when I can’t check for the latest updates from my friends and family. I’ve tried going “off the grid”, but I find myself craving the interactions. Sadly, most of the news headlines I read come directly from sites I follow on Facebook. I know, because I’ve read the research that social media giants push information to people based on what they want to see. They also push information towards

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