Harassment http://tspr.org en Burlington Schools Expanding Bullying Definition http://tspr.org/post/burlington-schools-expanding-bullying-definition <p>The Burlington School District is updating its policy on bullying and harassment.&nbsp; The changes are based on a recent site visit by the Iowa Department of Education.</p><p>Human Resources Director Laurie Hempen says the agency wants Burlington to expand the list of situations that could be considered bullying or harassment.&nbsp; She says the additions include gender identity, political party, physical attributes, and ancestry.</p><p>Hempen says the policy already covered situations including race, gender, religion, and sexual orientation.</p> Mon, 14 May 2012 22:46:48 +0000 Jason Parrott 15088 at http://tspr.org Burlington Schools Expanding Bullying Definition