September 18, 2020
State Board of Education: 581-022-2312 Every Student Belongs.
"ODE recognizes that student health and safety are at the cornerstone of education and that every students is entitled to a high-quality educational experience, free from discrimination or harassment based on perceived race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, or national origin, and without fear or hatred, racism or violence. Staff and leaders are also entitled to work in environments that are free from discrimination or harassment, and visitors should be able to participate in school activities without fear for their safety. The Every Student Belongs OAR is an important step in creating safe and inclusive school climates where all who participate in our school communities feel welcome."
Author: Oregon Department of Education