ERIC Number: EJ601239
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Publication Date: 2000
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Classroom Harassment: The Principal's Liability.
Essex, Nathan L.
Principal, v79 n4 p52-55 Mar 2000
The U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled that public schools may be sued for failing to confront students who harass their classmates. This article explains the ruling, defines three levels of peer harassment, and outlines guidelines for school officials. Swift investigations and legally defensible policies and procedures are essential. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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