Sexual Harassment Definition: Unwanted verbal or physical behavior with sexual connotations by an adult or student that is severe or pervasive enough to create an intimidating, hostile, or offensive educational environment, cause discomfort or humiliation or unreasonably interfere with the individual's school performance or participation.
This presentation will help empower you to prevent and report sexual harassment in the workplace. The Florida Department of Health takes sexual harassment very seriously, and is committed to effectively addressing the issue with the establishment of the Department’s Sexual Harassment policy, DOHP 60 .
Revised OCR Sexual Harassment Guidance. Sexual Harassment: It's Not Academic (Pamphlet, revised 2008) Frequently Asked Questions about Sexual Harassment, Including Sexual Violence. Checklist for Addressing Harassment. Links to Other Resources. US Department of Education Safe & Drug Free Schools Program; US Department of Justice Hate Crimes.
Per Section 1006.148, Florida Statutes, the Florida Department of Education has developed the following model policy to be utilized by district school boards as a guide for the development, adoption, and implementation of district level policies prohibiting teen dating violence and abuse.