As we’re discussing various issues revolving around proper social media usage and just how far parental involvement should go, we also need to address another issue. Cyber bullying. It’s a term, and phenomenon that has arisen strictly as a result of the internet. You may have been a victim or known someone who was, or maybe you’ve never witnessed it. Regardless, it’s a real issue, with real, and sometimes, tragic consequences. It’s an issue schools have been fighting to tackle since it’s start. One school district in California has decided to employ a rather controversial tactic to address this issue.
Read the article, and comment back here on what you think. Is this an infringement on rights? Why or why not? Is there a better solution? The school argues the program has already saved a life, so is that in itself not worth it?