Student Code of Conduct: Cyberbullying Policy

Category: Bullying Policies School: Kentucky State University Statement Rating: Yellow Last updated: February 13, 2018

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Cyberbullying is repeated, unwanted, or aggressive behavior directed toward another through an electronic device or social media platform.

Examples of cyberbullying include, but are not limited to, the following actions directed toward another:

1. Texting or emailing insults or rumors

2. Posting derogatory comments on Facebook, Twitter, or other social media sites

3. Threats made via email or other technology

4. Coercing or misleading another to share embarrassing information

5. Forwarding private text messages or emails with the intent to hurt or embarrass

6. Posting, texting, or emailing embarrassing photos or videos

7. Posing as an imposter online to embarrass or cause harm

8. Creating a website or social media page to ridicule

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