School Bullying Guidance

October 2014
ED Review;10/24/2014, p3
The article discusses the release of guidelines against bullying in schools by the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights in time for the National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month. It is noted that the guidance emphasizes the responsibilities of schools under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act. The Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services elaborates on potential violations.


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