Palo Alto school district administrators last Friday submitted the first batch of required materials to the Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights relating to an investigation into the bullying of a middle school special-education student.
The documents, which included new draft policies on bullying and a draft "guidance memo" for distribution to district staff, were mandated by a settlement agreement the district signed in December.
Read the documents:
Feb. 8 Palo Alto Weekly article: Feds: School district violated student's civil rights
Feb. 8 Palo Alto Weekly editorial:
Feb. 13 Palo Alto Weekly story:
Feb. 21 Palo Alto Weekly article: