New Bullying Data—and Definition—from the National Crime Victimization Survey

The National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) is a large-scale data collection effort led by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Bureau of Justice Statistics. A nationally-representative sample of approximately 90,000 households is selected, and a survey is administered face-to-face or via telephone twice a year for three years to 160,000 persons within those households who…

Wyoming

Wyoming (WY) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Wyoming State Department of Education for school districts within Wyoming to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Wisconsin

Wisconsin (WI) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Wisconsin State Department of Education for school districts within Wisconsin to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

West Virginia

West Virginia (WV) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the West Virginia State Department of Education for school districts within West Virginia to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be…

Washington

Washington (WA) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Washington State Department of Education for school districts within Washington to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Virginia

Virginia (VA) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Virginia State Department of Education for school districts within Virginia to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Vermont

Vermont (VT) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Vermont State Department of Education for school districts within Vermont to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Utah

Utah (UT) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Utah State Department of Education for school districts within Utah to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Texas

Texas (TX) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Texas State Department of Education for school districts within Texas to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Tennessee

Tennessee (TN) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Tennessee State Department of Education for school districts within Tennessee to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

South Dakota

South Dakota (SD) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the South Dakota State Department of Education for school districts within South Dakota to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be…

South Carolina

South Carolina (SC) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the South Carolina State Department of Education for school districts within South Carolina to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be…

Rhode Island

Rhode Island (RI) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Rhode Island State Department of Education for school districts within Rhode Island to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be…

Pennsylvania

Pensylvania (PA) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Pensylvania State Department of Education for school districts within Pensylvania to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Oregon

Oregon (OR) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Oregon State Department of Education for school districts within Oregon to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Oklahoma

Oklahoma (OK) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Oklahoma State Department of Education for school districts within Oklahoma to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

Ohio

Ohio (OH) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the Ohio State Department of Education for school districts within Ohio to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be carried out,…

North Dakota

North Dakota (ND) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the North Dakota State Department of Education for school districts within North Dakota to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be…

North Carolina

North Carolina (NC) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the North Carolina State Department of Education for school districts within North Carolina to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be…

New York

New York (NY) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the New York State Department of Education for school districts within New York to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be…

New Mexico

New Mexico (NM) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the New Mexico State Department of Education for school districts within New Mexico to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be…

New Jersey

New Jersey (NJ) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the New Jersey State Department of Education for school districts within New Jersey to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be…

New Hampshire

New Hampshire (NH) Model Bullying Policy

Below is the model bullying policy made available by the New Hampshire State Department of Education for school districts within New Hampshire to use when crafting their own bullying and cyberbullying policies. Each state’s policies vary when it comes to how they: define bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation, and violence; expect reporting and investigating to be…