Teaching Wharton students to STOPit
On Monday, Dec. 15, Sgt. Tom Rich, a cyber safety expert, spoke with students at Alfred C. MacKinnon Middle School in Wharton about cyber bullying and the pitfalls of internet sites such as Facebook and LinkedIn. Sgt. Rich introduced the STOP it app, designed to combat bullying by utilizing a cell phone to report cyber bullying incidents safely and confidentially to school administrators and other trusted adults.