Drafting a Cyberbullying Policy for Iowa Schools

67 Pages Posted: 11 Aug 2013 Last revised: 10 Sep 2013

Kylie Franklin

University of Iowa - College of Law

Date Written: April 28, 2013

Abstract

Explanation of the need for a specific cyberbullying policy in Iowa and all schools around the nation. Followed by a model "best method" cyberbullying policy for Iowa schools to use along with explanations for the need and use of each part of the policy. Schools are advised to put real thought into their cyberbullying policy and can and should personalize their policies to their school's specific needs. However, this paper lays out what should be in a cyberbullying policy at a minimum and how to implement and enforce said policy.

Keywords: cyberbullying, policy, Iowa, schools, enforcement

Suggested Citation

Franklin, Kylie, Drafting a Cyberbullying Policy for Iowa Schools (April 28, 2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2308375 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2308375

Kylie Franklin (Contact Author)

University of Iowa - College of Law ( email )

Melrose and Byington
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States

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