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By Taylor Frazier on April 8th, 2014 | Last updated: April 8, 2014 at 7:04 pm
Marion County public schools have updated the 2014-2015 Code of Conduct. It now includes a way for administrators to address cyberbullying cases that occur off campus.
By Rachel Reardon and Brianna Donet on October 9th, 2013 | Last updated: October 10, 2013 at 2:03 pm
Gainesville organizations are teaming up to help prevent bullying, both in schools and on the Internet during Gainesville’s Community Peacebuilding Month.
By Xuan Tian on April 23rd, 2013 | Last updated: April 23, 2013 at 5:45 pm
A Florida senate committee unanimously passed a bill that would allow schools to more strictly discipline cyber bullies.
By WUFT News on March 15th, 2013 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 2:14 pm
Isabelle Hadala was born with ectodermal dysplasia, a genetic condition known as “lobster claw syndrome” that affected the development of her teeth, fingers and toes. She spoke to an audience of 500 people at Trinity United Methodist Church in Gainesville on March 3.
By Elizabeth Beisel on March 13th, 2013 | Last updated: March 16, 2013 at 7:00 pm
A bill prohibiting cyberbullying will be introduced to the house Wednesday. Co-sponsor of the bill Rep. Mike Fasano said the bill would leave punishment for cyberbullying up to each school board instead of law enforcement.
By Kelsey Kern on October 9th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:38 pm
Showing support for bullied students throughout the country is as simple as wearing orange. The River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding is sponsoring a march and rally against bullying in schools Wednesday to kick off Conflict Resolution Week, which began Monday.
By Zac Blobner on September 18th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 2:05 pm
Rockey’s Dueling Piano Bar will host an event for PALS (Partners In Adolescent Life Support).