Prevention of School Bullying Task Force Members Discuss School Bullying
From the School Bullying workshop at the December 2012 Human Rights Symposium, sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Human Rights. The Governor's Prevention of Bullying Task Force submitted its report (PDF 772kb) on school bullying on August 1, 2012, calling for a series of reforms including the enactment of new school bullying legislation. In this workshop, School Bullying Task Force members discussed the current state of the law, the testimony they received, the report, and why they believe the recommendations in the report need to be acted upon to reduce school bullying.
Workshop presenters: Brenda Cassellius, Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Education; Phil Duran, Legal Director, OutFront Minnesota; Walter Roberts, Professor, Mankato State University.
Commissioner of Education Brenda Cassellius speaks about the School Bullying Task Force's challenge to define bullying.
School Bullying is Not New
School bullying may not new but the severity may be more dramatic.
Even adults get bullied. Listen to more from the Human Rights Symposium workshop on school bullying.
Overview of Task Force's Report
Prevention of School Bullying Task Force's recommendations from the Human Rights Symposium workshop on school bullying. The Governor's Task Force submitted its report (PDF 772kb) on school bullying on August 1, 2012.
Bullying Policy Requirements
Prevention of Bullying Task Force recommends a school policy in school districts. Listen to more from the Human Rights Symposium workshop on school bullying.
Bulling and School Safety
School Safety for all students in schools, the family, the community and at home.
Standing Up to Bullying
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