Agenda Item #41
Revision of School Board Policy 5517.01
The revisions to School Board Policy 5517.01, "Bullying and/or Harassment," are required due to the 2013 Legislative Session in which the Florida legislature passed, and Governor Scott signed into law, changes to F.S. 1006.147, effective July 1, 2013, related to bullying. The Department of Education has given each district directions to submit a revised Anti-Bullying and Harassment Policy to the Office of Safe Schools on or before January 31, 2014.
Authorize the Superintendent to advertise for a public hearing to approve the revisions of School Board Policy 5517.01.
Information - 10/8/2013
Authority for Action
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds
Kimberly Rogers, Ed. D., Director, Student Services, Home Education and Students at Risk, extention 567
Attachment: Bullying and or Harassment Policy Change.pdf
Attachment: Bullying and Harassment Bylaws and policies.pdf