changing world of technology and other items, new terminology. This
page has been introduced to allow some of this terminology to be
If you know of such terminolgy, please advise us so that we can add it to this list.
If you hear abuse related terminology that you are not sure what it actually means, please let us know the term and we will follow it up and try to find out.
This is the use of messaging technology (such as mobile phones) to send messages of a distinct sexual nature.
The act of "sexting" constitutes a form of bullying and is a growing problem, especially among teenagers.
It is important that parents and schools are aware that 'sexting' is a
significant issue among our children and young people ”