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Welcoming Schools St. Louis On-the-Spot Workshop

 

You are invited to attend:

On-the-Spot Interventions
Preventing Bias-Based Harassment and Bullying in Elementary Schools

 

Who should attend this workshop? K-5 teachers, counselors, school administrators, social workers and school mental health professionals

 

This workshop will:

  1. Provide participants with an overview of harassment and bullying based on actual or perceived race/ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and gender identity and expression in elementary schools
  2. Present the latest research on bias-based harassment and bullying in schools
  3. Review local, state, and national laws and regulations addressing bias and bullying
  4. Equip participants with tools to prevent and respond effectively to bias-based harassment and bullying
  5. Model how to use bias-based scenarios as teaching moments to develop and maintain a culture of respect
  6. Highlight local and national resources available to combat bias based harassment and bullying

 

Wednesday, October 3
10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. - Continental breakfast and lunch provided.

Brentwood Community Center
2505 South Brentwood Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63144

Admission: $25

 

What is Welcoming Schools? Welcoming Schools offers an LGBT-inclusive resources to help elementary schools:

  • embrace family diversity
  • avoid gender stereotyping
  • stop bullying and name-calling

 

For more information contact: welcomingschools@hrc.org

 

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Date:
Time: 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM

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