In the section below, new language will be highlighted in BLUE and removed language will be highlighted in GREEN.
Per the goals of the review, we have updated any gendered language and made minor edits for spelling, punctuation and clarity. These changes are not highlighted here.
Any on-going behavior directed at or about a student that is degrading, humiliating, malicious or defamatory. Behaviors may occur in person, in print, via electronic means or through social networking (cyber-bullying). Examples include, but are not limited to: ongoing pranks or ridicule directed against an individual, graffiti, posting insults against a student in a public setting or on any website.
Repeated and/or severe actions that intimidate or intentionally harm or control another person physically and/or emotionally. Examples of bullying and cyberbullying include:
a. Sending mean or inappropriate text messages and emails;
b. Posting humiliating pictures of someone else online for others to see; or
c. Starting or perpetuating degrading rumors about another person.