Safe School Certification Program Advisory Team members, Mary Gannon and Sue Schirmer, participated in a panel discussion covering the topic of legal responsibilities for educators when it comes to bullying.
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Experts will give Iowans tips on how to combat bullying, including via the Internet and cellphone, at a special gathering this fall, the governor said this morning. The Governor’s Bullying Prevention Summit will be Nov. 27 at Hy-Vee Hall in Des Moines. Attention on bullying in Iowa schools has escalated in recent months. A 14-year-old More »
The U.S. Department of Education will host the third annual Federal Partners in Bullying Prevention Summit, August 6 – 7, 2012, at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C. U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver remarks at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, August 7th. He will highlight some of the work that More »
The SHIFT Speaker Series brings world-class speakers to the region to challenge everyone to “SHIFT” the way they think about diversity.
Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) will convene a field hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee, which he chairs, in Des Moines Friday, June 8, 2012 at 1:15 PM. The hearing will explore growing national concern over bullying in schools and how local, state, and federal policies can promote bully-free environments for students to learn.
Our first webinar is now online for you! Program Director, Brent Robins, walks viewers through the program in detail.
This month, SSCP staff will be traveling to schools that are part of the Iowa Safe and Supportive Schools program.
The Eighth Annual Bullying Prevention Conference will be held in New Orleans, LA on Nov. 6‐8th, 2011. This year’s theme is “Bullying and Intolerance: From Risk to Resiliency.” The International Bullying Prevention Association (IBPA) Conference has an extraordinary program of exceptional keynote speakers as well as renowned workshop presenters including many of the most recognized More »