Bullyvention in the News

EverFi Names Winners of Innovation in Financial Education Awards

Washington DC – EverFi, a DC-based developer of education technology focused on life skills such as financial literacy, cyberbullying and alcohol abuse, on Wednesday announced the winners of its Innovation in Financial Education Awards. The awards, presented in conjunction with Nasdaq, honor 25 financial services institutions for their efforts to “improve the financial capability of young Americans.” Among the recipients of this year’s award were American Express, BB&T, EagleBank, John Hancock, MassMutual, Navient, Regions Bank, Silicon Valley Bank and TCF Bank.

http://www.everfi.com

https://www.flickr.com/photos/everfievents/sets/72157651566807140

 

Study: Facebook Still Dominant Social Network Among U.S. Teens
PewResearchCenter

http://www.pewinternet.org/2015/04/09/teens-social-media-technology-2015/

 

Rag and bully in school, your name will be off rolls

Times of India

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/education/news/Rag-and-bully-in-school-your-name-will-be-off-rolls/articleshow/46534435.cms

 

New York Court Strikes Down Cyberbullying Law
The Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/articles/new-york-court-strikes-down-cyberbullying-law-1404239912?mod=WSJ_hpp_MIDDLENexttoWhatsNewsThird

Virginia schoolboy hopes to use big data to tackle bullying
BBC
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25918498

13 Year Old from Fairfax County Aiming to Create Bullying Heatmap
Fox 5, Washington DC
http://www.myfoxdc.com/story/24451571/13-year-old-from-fairfax-county-aiming-to-create-bullying-heatmap

A 13-Year-Old Wants to Map All the Bullies in the US
Motherboard
http://motherboard.vice.com/en_ca/blog/a-13-year-old-wants-to-map-all-the-bullies-in-the-us

#TalkAboutIt S2E4: Teen’s anti-bullying website recognised in Washington
ABC News for Australia Network
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g1xitWVNWLs&feature=youtu.be

How a 13 Year Old Plans to Use Social Media to Track Bullying Nationwide
Time Newsfeed
http://newsfeed.time.com/2014/01/22/how-a-13-year-old-plans-to-use-social-media-to-track-bullying-nationwide/

Teen takes on a quest to quash cyberbullying
Fairfax Times
http://www.fairfaxtimes.com/article/20140206/NEWS/140209584/1117/teen-takes-on-a-quest-to-quash-cyberbullying&template=fairfaxTimes

Brotherly Love Sparks Teens Anti-Bullying Effort
NBC 4, Washington DC
http://www.nbcwashington.com/video/#!/news/local/Brotherly-Love-Sparks-Teens-Anti-Bullying-Effort/240138301

Bullyvention: VA teen takes down bullies with high-tech approach
ABC 7, Washington DC
http://www.wjla.com/articles/2014/01/bullyvention-va-teen-takes-down-bullies-with-high-tech-approach-99332.html

BullyVention maps Bullying in America via the Bullying Index
GIS User & AnyGEO Blog
http://www.gisuser.com/content/view/32048/2/
http://blog.gisuser.com/2014/01/30/bullyvention-maps-bullying-in-america-via-the-bullying-index/

Battling the Bullies
Northern Virginia Magazine
http://www.northernvirginiamag.com/buzz-bin/2014/03/06/battling-the-bullies/

Fairfax County Teen Leads Anti-Bully Crusade
WTOP 103.5, FM Washington DC
http://www.wtop.com/41/3541124/Fairfax-County-teen-leads-anti-bully-crusade

This Teen Uses Data to Track the Conversation About Bullying
http://www.nextgov.com/emerging-tech/emerging-tech-blog/2014/01/teen-uses-data-track-conversation-about-bullying/77102/?oref=ng-dropdown

Friday’s Food for Thougth: Mapping Bullying
Trajectory Magazine.com
http://trajectorymagazine.com/got-geoint/item/1648-friday?s-food-for-thought-mapping-bullying.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TrajectoryMag+%28Trajectory+Magazine+Online%29

13-year-old creates heatmap to find bullying hotspots
Smartplanet
http://www.smartplanet.com/blog/bulletin/13-year-old-uses-technology-to-fight-bullying/

Joven de 13 años quiere crear un mapa de bullying
Yahoo Finance (Spanish)
http://ar.finanzas.yahoo.com/noticias/joven-13-a%C3%B1os-quiere-crear-un-mapa-bullying-172300792.html

왕따 지도 만든 페어팩스 10대..인도계 13세, 중학생 형 왕따 당하자 개발
Korea Daily
http://www.koreadaily.com/news/read.asp?Page=1&branch=NEWS&source=&category=education&art_id=2260378

Over 50% Sikh Children Bullied in School: Report
India Abroad
http://www.indiaabroad-digital.com/indiaabroad/20140425?sub_id=1AgUvc5N1Bna&folio=A32#pg60

Cyberbullying Law Challenged in Court
The Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/articles/cyberbullying-law-challenged-in-court-1401925445?mod=WSJ_hpp_MIDDLENexttoWhatsNewsThird