Reporting Abuse and Misconduct
It's the Law!
Florida Statute requires school and other personnel to be mandatory reporters of suspected child abuse or neglect.
Section 1006.061(1), Florida Statutes requires each district school, charter school and private school that accepts scholarship students under section 220.187 or section 1002.39 to post in a prominent place a notice that pursuant to chapter 39 all employees and agents of the district school board, charter school or private school have an affirmative duty to report all actual or suspected cases of child abuse, abandonment, or neglect.
WHO MUST REPORT ABUSE?
Child Care Workers
Any/All School Personnel
Call or Report it online at: http://www.dcf.state.fl.us/abuse/report/