Listen actively, and encourage the youth to tell you everything. Assure them that you will be there to support them;.
Based on the relevance and severity of the situation :
Write the information down, but do not have the youth write a statement
Report it to the school office and ask for the support of specialized school social workers
Make sure the parents know what is going on
Apply the school code of conduct to the other teens who acted against the youth
Notify the Youth Protection Directorate if you have reason to believe that the safety or development of the youth is or may be compromised (according to the Youth Protection Act)
Contact the police if a serious crime has been committed or discovered .
Éducaloi – Teachers
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