The conference theme, The Courage to Act: Working Together to End Bullying, speaks directly to the purpose of this important event; to be strengthened with new knowledge, research and practices which will inspire, invigorate, challenge and renew our collective courage to act collaboratively to stop bullying. Outstanding leaders from across the world, will provide research, strategies and solutions for schools and communities in bullying prevention and intervention to the participants. A focus of this year’s conference includes the importance of adult, youth partnerships which are critical to our collective efforts. The program includes keynotes presented by Academy Award–winning documentary filmmaker and co‐creator of GroundSpark’
Sponsors of this event: Professional Development Network Greater Kansas City, Cable in the Classroom, Hazelden, Facebook, Cartoon Network, Jackson County COMBAT, and Sprigeo.