Cyberbullying and the First Amendment
A student notifies you that she has been subjected to bullying through a classmate’s Facebook page. In 500-750-words, address the following:
- Steps you are required to take that are consistent with state statutes, your district’s school board policies, faculty handbook, and the student handbook;
- Any First Amendment arguments you think the student with the Facebook page may raise; and
- Responses you could make to the First Amendment arguments that are consistent with the cases in the assigned readings.
APA format is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
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In the 20th century, the First Amendment protected the cyber bullying after the striking down of county law that criminalized the activity. This gave rights of free speech to the online tormentors though this did not mean that it gave…