Lake Orion Community School officials will present a new district-wide initiative aimed at preventing bullying in schools at a board meeting Wednesday evening.
State Senator John Gleason, a Democrat, says Republicans blocked anti-bullying legislation that could have passed this week.
As the new school year begins, 160,000 kids will stay home every day because they are afraid of being bullied
One local school is fighting back against bullying by promoting peace, tolerance and acceptance.
“I just thought this was the most contradictory thing in the world,” says a male student at the school.