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Sexting & Bullying Prevention, Education & Intervention Course

In this module, a variety of internet crimes including bullying, harassment, sexting, and sextortion are examined separately. However, these crimes are often interwoven and perpetrated together. This module ends with resources and techniques to deal with bullying, harassment, and people asking you for nude photos.

Objectives

At the end of this module, students should be able to:

  • Recognize the description of a bully
  • Select the correct definition of a cyberbully
  • Choose the correct definition for harassment
  • Identify the characteristics of sextortion

Topics

This module will review the following topics:

  • The methods bullies use to exploit power imbalances
  • How harassment differs from bullying
  • How sextortion works
  • Resources for helping victims of bullying, harassment & sextortion