Study type: 
Group study

Preventing and Tackling Cyberbullying

Build staff confidence in preventing and tackling incidents of cyberbullying; promote safer online behaviour.

How to use this course

This course comprises of a single unit designed to last between 60-90 minutes.

This course can be delivered during a twilight session or as a part of a departmental meeting. It is relevant to all school staff.

Author and trainer

Elizabeth Smith

88% of your students are now regularly using social media platforms. Yet more than 1/5 of teachers admit that they would not be confident in advising pupils how to use social networking sites safely. What are you doing to empower staff?

This course will ensure that:

  • colleagues understand how the behaviour policy applies to the use of social media and online devices
  • staff are equipped with techniques to prevent incidents of cyberbullying
  • teachers are aware of the practical measures they can take to address cyberbullying.

Based around case studies and dilemmas, this course offers the opportunity for discussion and exploration of key issues.