Bullying and Harassment
In accordance with the Safe Place to Learn Act, Snowline Joint Unified School District strives to ensure equitable learning environments that provide endless possibilities through high levels of learning for all students. In order to accomplish this in our schools, the district has adopted policies prohibiting discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on specified characteristics, such as disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, or association with a person or group with one or more of the specified characteristics.
California Department of Education Bullying Resources
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Many types of harassment and/or bullying can take place on social media platforms. Below are some examples of social media platforms where this type of behavior may occur.
- Internet websites with free registration and ease of registration.
- Internet websites offering peer-to-peer instant messaging.
- Internet websites offering comment forums or sections.
- Internet websites offering image or video posting platforms.