United States Virgin Islands Anti-Bullying Laws & Policies

What term is used in the U.S. Virgin Islands anti-bullying laws?

Bullying.

Do these laws cover cyberbullying?

No.

What groups are listed under U.S. Virgin Islands law?

There are no specific groups listed under the U.S. Virgin Islands anti-bullying laws.

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

The U.S. Virgin Islands Board of Education policy Site exit disclaimer is available on the U.S. Virgin Islands Board of Education website Site exit disclaimer.

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

DEFINITIONS
Key ComponentsPresent in Virginia State LawsPresent in Virginia Model Policy
PurposeYESYES
ScopeNOYES
Prohibited BehaviorNOYES
Enumerated GroupsNONO
DISTRICT POLICY REVIEW & DEVELOPMENT
Key ComponentsPresent in Virginia State LawsPresent in Virginia Model Policy
District PolicyYESYES
District Policy ReviewYESYES
DISTRICT POLICY COMPONENTS
Key ComponentsPresent in Virginia State LawsPresent in Virginia Model Policy
DefinitionsNOYES
ReportingNOYES
InvestigationsNOYES
Written RecordsNOYES
ConsequencesNOYES
Mental HealthNOYES
ADDITIONAL COMPONENTS
Key ComponentsPresent in Virginia State LawsPresent in Virginia Model Policy
CommunicationsYESYES
Training/PreventionYESYES
Transparency/MonitoringNOYES
Legal RemediesNONO

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

What are the U.S. Virgin Islands laws that cover bullying?

For More Information

Visit the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Education Site exit disclaimer.

Information for this page was developed from “ Analysis of State Bullying Laws and Policies – December 2011 ” (U.S. Department of Education) (PDF - 4.56 MB).


Content last updated on May 5, 2015