Tag: bully

Protect the Rights of LGBTQ Students

It’s more than just bullying…   Bullying of LGBTQ students leads to discrimination and the denial of equal access to public education.  A student must feel safe in a school in order to fulfill his or her full academic potential.   Adolescence is writhed with change. A complex array of physical, mental, emotional, and social changes enwraps the adolescent brain… Read more →

Bullying of Students with Special Needs, Discrimination and Denial of FAPE

Bullying of students with special needs, discrimination and denial of FAPE This entry is developed from a collection of “Dear Colleague” letters as issued by the United States Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights. The purpose of this entry is to provide educators with a summary of requirements and guidance as provided by the United States Department of Education,… Read more →