Action Steps

1. Assess the problem locally with students
2. Provide staff training
3. Define bullying and cyberbullying as a staff
  • Bullying is unacceptable including targeting race, religion and sexual orientation
  • Move toward new terminology, see Netfamily News
4. Share resources with parents
5. Encourage reporting
6. Use incident reports to document problems
7. Develop clear rules and policies
8. Share upstander stories 
10.Plan School-Wide Action

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Policies and Reporting

Board Policies on Cyberbullying
Acceptable Use Policies
CommonSense Media Samples
*Edudemic Crowd-Sourced Media Policy (This is an excellent policy to address web 2.0).

Cyberbullying Toolkit from Common Sense Media