Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 1:30pm
School districts will be required to establish protocols to curb online bullying or harassment of students under legislation signed Monday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, but "cyberbullying" won't constitute a specific criminal charge.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 06/26/2012 - 5:03pm
School staff and students who see a child bullying another would be required to report it, and accusations of such behavior would have to be investigated within 10 school days under a proposed Chicago Public School Student Code of Conduct that includes a crackdown on the hot-button problem.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Mon, 06/04/2012 - 1:16pm
At Farrand Elementary in Plymouth, the 45 students trained as Bully Busters take their job of eradicating bullying seriously.For some of the kids, who have been bullied themselves, it's a personal mission.