Urge Your Representatives to Support Legislation to Improve Federal Response to Bullying
As Congress begins to rewrite and update the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), legislators must include bullying prevention measures in this legislation. The Safe Schools Improvement Act (H.R. 1199) would help schools to develop bullying prevention policies, programs, and accountability measures. The Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act (H.R. 482) would require colleges and universities to recognize cyberbullying as a form of harassment and provide funding for inclusive anti-harassment programs.
Click here to urge your Representatives to support these critical pieces of anti-bullying legislation.