Understanding Bullying in Ohio Schools
Due to the prevalence of bullying in today’s schools and its negative consequences for students, Ohio law requires all Ohio public school districts adopt policies prohibiting harassment, intimidation and bullying. The law outlines a definition for these behaviors and requires school districts adopt procedures for documenting, investigating and reporting complaints. Parents who understand the law and local school policies about bullying are better prepared to play a role in any potential bullying situation involving their children. Read more.