BALLSTON SPA – The Ballston Spa School Board held a public hearing July 24 to highlight changes that will be implemented to the current Student Code of Conduct in order to keep in compliance with the New York State’s Dignity for All Students Act.
The Dignity for All Students Act amends the Dignity Act of July, 2012 and is effective July 1 of this year.
Most of the changes are to the code of conduct and the main focus of the 2013 act is cyber-bullying.
Assistant Supervisor Denise Jones said that cyber-bullying was not included in the 2012 act. [Read more...]