Eau Claire Community Concerned About Cyberbullying
The Gilman School District is taking a different approach to help report bullying within its schools through a new app, known as STOPIT.
The school district launched the new app today to help students anonymously report bullying. "We want to empower our students how they can stand up for themselves as well as each other; through STOPIT students have the opportunity to report inappropriate behavior, any type of bullying, online behavior that's inappropriate,” said Jon Hess, the Gilman Schools 5-12 principal.
On Monday, all students at the Gilman school district downloaded the app on their Chromebook and were also able to download the stop-it app on their smart phones.Full Story