Bullying and Harassment
Follow-up and Investigation Training
September 28, 2017
New Jersey Law Center
New Brunswick, NJ
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Be introduced to a practical, step-by-step framework that includes:
- Clarity on the definitions of harassment, intimidation, and bullying understate policy and implementing district procedures; understand and simplify the legal duties you must fulfill;
- Know what to report and what not to report; prepare consistent and objective reports in all district schools; and, know where reports should be kept and who has access.
- Learn the "how to" skills of interviewing students objectively and thoroughly, making and keeping a record of all interviews; and
- Learn the FICATM Formula and the McGrath 5-Point Criterion, which are tools for analyzing the issues and detailing the steps to take to reach a fair conclusion.
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Mary Jo McGrath, course developer and attorney-at-law, teaches how to conduct legally fit site and district investigations of harassment, intimidation and bullying incidents. She is a nationally recognized speaker, expert witness, and author of two books on this topic; her latest is Bullying and Harassment Solutions for Schools: How to Educate, Investigate and Remediate.