Tag Archives: bullying
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.
Gainesville organizations are teaming up to help prevent bullying, both in schools and on the Internet during Gainesville’s Community Peacebuilding Month.
A Florida senate committee unanimously passed a bill that would allow schools to more strictly discipline cyber bullies.
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.
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.
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.
Rockey’s Dueling Piano Bar will host an event for PALS (Partners In Adolescent Life Support).