Raising Awareness about the HIB Policy. Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying. Intent. To strengthen standards for preventing, reporting, investigating, and responding to incidents of bullying and reduce the risk of suicide among students. Historical Perspective in NJ.
To strengthen standards for preventing, reporting, investigating, and responding to incidents of bullying andreduce the risk of suicide among students.
HIB means any gesture, any written, verbal or physical act, or any electronic communication, whether it be a single incident or a series of incidents, that:
“Electronic communication” means a communication transmitted by means of an electronic device, including, but not limited to, a telephone, cellular phone, computer, or pager.
(If off school grounds: must create a substantial disruption.)
Anti Bullying Coordinator (ABC)
Amy Bertelsen-Robles (IF/ DA)
Lynne Sultan-Weinstein (MJ)
Vicki Moses (XRDN)
Scott Roth (XRDS)
Anastasia Marcella (SBHS)
Anti Bullying SPECIALISTs (ABS)
~Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education