Research Use – Education Week

The Every Student Succeeds Act will give states and districts more authority to be creative in improving schools, but they will need support to use research and data effectively, according to a report by the Center for American Progress think tank and the Knowledge Alliance, a professional group for federally…

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Revenge Porn Research, Laws, and Help for Victims

With presidential candidate Hillary Clinton recently pledging at a town hall meeting that she would do whatever she could to end revenge porn (and cyberbullying [call us, Hillary, we can help! Donald, you too!]), I thought it was time to take a closer look at the phenomenon. A couple of…

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Measuring cyberbullying: Implications for research

Despite a significant amount of attention by both the academic community and society at large, there continues to exist much confusion about both the conceptual and operational definitions of cyberbullying (and by implication, bullying in general). The trouble with this lack of clarity is that it leads to misinformation and…

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Summary of Our Research (2004-2014)

At the Cyberbullying Research Center we have been collecting data from middle and high school students since 2002.  We have surveyed nearly 15,000 students from middle and high schools from across the United States in ten unique projects. The following two charts show the percent of respondents who have experienced…

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