Oklahoma Anti-Bullying Laws & Policies

What term is used in the Oklahoma anti-bullying laws?

Bullying.

Do these laws cover cyberbullying?

Yes.

What groups are listed under Oklahoma state law?

There are no specific groups listed under Oklahoma anti-bullying laws.

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Is there a state model policy I can use to create anti-bullying policies at my school or district?

The Oklahoma state model policy is available on the Oklahoma State Department of Education website.

Which of the key components can be found in Oklahoma anti-bullying laws and policies?

DEFINITIONS
Key ComponentsPresent in Oklahoma State LawsPresent in Oklahoma Model Policy
PurposeYESYES
ScopeYESYES
Prohibited BehaviorYESYES
Enumerated GroupsNONO
DISTRICT POLICY REVIEW & DEVELOPMENT
Key ComponentsPresent in Oklahoma State LawsPresent in Oklahoma Model Policy
District PolicyYESYES
District Policy ReviewYESNO
DISTRICT POLICY COMPONENTS
Key ComponentsPresent in Oklahoma State LawsPresent in Oklahoma Model Policy
DefinitionsNOYES
ReportingYESYES
InvestigationsYESYES
Written RecordsYESYES
ConsequencesYESYES
Mental HealthYESYES
ADDITIONAL COMPONENTS
Key ComponentsPresent in Oklahoma State LawsPresent in Oklahoma Model Policy
CommunicationsYESYES
Training/PreventionYESYES
Transparency/MonitoringYESYES
Legal RemediesNONO

NOTE: Click on the Key Components links to get more information about that component.

What are the Oklahoma state laws that cover bullying?

For More Information

See accompanying regulations at 210:10-1-20. (PDF - 122 KB)

Visit “Bullying Prevention” by the Oklahoma Department of Education.

Information for this page was developed from “Analysis of State Bullying Laws and Policies – December 2011” (U.S. Department of Education) (PDF - 4.6 MB).


Content last updated on March 31, 2014