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Ambrosio (2006). Connected to Nowhere; Internet use can isolate kids instead of linking them to the world. InformationWeek.

Students are expiencing more and more cyberbullying. One girl reported serious health issues, such as the development of an ulcer, after being severely bullied. Her mother said it was to the point that the girl could only cry because of the pain. Some bullying is an extension of personal issues, such as one girl who was bullied after dating her friends previous prom date. The article goes on to suggest open conversation between parents and children as well as monitoring of online practices is important in controling it.