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Model Policies

The Minnesota Department of Education is in the process of gathering all of its agency policies as well as model policies that we develop for districts and schools to use for various programs.  Subscribe to the appropriate page to receive an e-mail alert as new policies are added to these pages.
  • Model Crisis Management Policy - 11/1/18
    In accordance with Minnesota Statutes, section 121A.035, the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) is making this model crisis management policy available for school districts and charter schools to assist them in adopting a written policy governing crisis management planning.
  • Model Harassment and Violence Prohibition Policy - 1/23/13
    In accordance with Minnesota Statutes, section 121A.03, each school board must adopt a written policy prohibiting harassment and violence, which shall be made available to all school personnel and students.
  • Model Hazing Prohibition Policy - 3/8/12
    In accordance with Minnesota Statutes, section 121A.69, each school board shall adopt a written policy governing student or staff hazing and include such policy in the student handbook on school policies.
  • State Model Student Bullying Prohibition Policy - 12/4/14

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Policies to Guide Schools and Districts

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