Michigan bill requires schools to define cyberbullying

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Under new legislation, schools would be required to define cyberbullying in anti-bullying school policies.

Holland High School principal, Deb Feenstra walks through the halls of school with eyes and ears open to make sure students are safe. Now she's facing a new threat that can't always be seen or heard. There's a victim and a bully, but she says it's not easy to know who is who.

"It's an interaction that maybe started in the hallway and now I have a response online to it, but I'm not sure what came first," says Feenstra.

Under new legislation, all schools would be required to define cyberbullying and include it in anti-bullying policies.

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