Data show that nationwide more students have reported being affected by cyberbullying since 2007, the year after the launch of Twitter. However, Carlsbad Municipal Schools Superintendent Gary Perkowski says there is no easy solution for his New Mexico school district to protect students from cyberbullying. He said the district can ask students to consider the harm their online posts might do, but there is no policy stipulating that students cannot engage in such online behavior outside of school.

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