Rhode Island - Bullying Policy Prohibitions: Policy or Plan Requirements
Rhode Island General Laws § 16-21-34. Statewide bullying policy implemented.
(a) The Rhode Island department of education shall prescribe by regulation a statewide bullying policy, ensuring a consistent and unified, statewide approach to the prohibition of bullying at school. The statewide policy shall apply to all schools that are approved for the purpose of § 16-9-1 and shall contain the following:
- (1) Descriptions of and statements prohibiting bullying, cyber-bullying and retaliation of school;