The BPE PTA is hosting a Texas PTA Ready. Set. Achieve! Program on April 5th, from 6-7pm, and has invited all SME families to attend. There will be a mixer and light refreshments starting at 5:30 pm. The program is intended for teachers, parents and young adults.
Rsvp by 4/3 at firstname.lastname@example.org
topic of the program is bullying - Don't Stand By, Stand Up. The presenter is Ms. Lisa Johns.
Bullying remains one of the most significant challenges in creating a safe and healthy learning environment for our children and this damaging behavior can have lasting effects on both the bully and victim. This program addresses:
The nature and prevalence of bullying;
Strategies for parents, students and school staff to address bullying;
What works and doesn’t work in bullying prevention and intervention in schools; and
Awareness of the laws.
As many schools and communities search for an answer to this ongoing social issue, it’s important to remember that parents and students are the most effective tools in bullying prevention. Learn strategies for helping your students to properly identify bullying activity, and empower them to STAND UP and help create a culture of kindness and respect in their school.