The Connetquot Central School District of Islip is committed to raising the awareness of the issue of bullying in our schools. Our mission is to help parents, teachers, students and the community address this problem. We aspire to eradicate bullying in all district buildings and create mutual respect in the Connetquot community.
Kerrin Malinowski, YFS
Jessica Monahan, YFS
Eileen McAlpine, YFS
Bullying is aggressive behavior that is persistent, intentional and involves an imbalance of power or strength. Traditionally bullying involves actions such as hitting, teasing, and or intimidation through social exclusion. In addition, cyberbullying is bullying through the electronic media.
The four types of bullying are:
Warning signs for parents may include, but are not limited to, when your child:
Cyberbullying research center- http://www.cyberbullying.us/
Connect Safely- Smart Social media- http://www.connectsafely.org/
Onguard Online - http://www.onguardonline.gov