It encourages school districts to develop and implement interagency strategies, in-service training programs, and activities that will improve school attendance and reduce school crime and violence, including vandalism, drug and alcohol abuse, gang membership, gang violence, hate crimes, bullying, including bullying committed personally or by means of an electronic act, teen relationship violence, and discrimination and harassment, including, but not limited to, sexual harassment.Education Code 35294.2 (2001) requires the Department of Education to develop model policies on the prevention of bullying and conflict resolution.
Code 6-15-1005 ensures that every school and district will enforce school district policies for the safety of every student during school hours at school-sponsored events from sexual harassment.
Cyberbullying: Code 6-18-514 (2007) requires local school boards to adopt policies to prevent bullying and pupil harassment. The policy shall prohibit bullying by an electronic act that results in the substantial disruption of the orderly operation of the school or educational environment (cyberbullying).
College of the Mainland Art Gallery is accepting submission of lens-based photography works with the theme of “Transformation”. “Lucky Stiff” is an offbeat, hilarious musical murder mystery, complete with mistaken identities, six million bucks in diamonds and a corpse in a wheelchair.
Selected works will be exhibited at the COM Art Gallery in conjunction with Fotofest 2018.
Based on this, districts are required to adopt a policy prohibiting harassment, intimidation and bullying of any student and share the policy with parents or guardians, students, volunteers and school employees.