Employee Ethics in Education Policies and Procedures
Teachers who are made aware or suspect child abuse or neglect are legally obligated to report to the Administration who will work together to resolve the issue in a timely fashion. Please refer to The Educator’s Role in Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect packet given to you during pre-planning.
According to the FL Department of Education, teachers and staff members who feel a colleague is unfairly mistreating a student or another staff member should report it to the Head of School. Please refer to the handouts on The Code of Ethics and the Principles of Professional Conduct of the Education Profession in Florida that is given during pre-planning in August. Reporting Educator Misconduct signs and reporting forms are posted in the teacher work areas and the Front Office.