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PARTI Program Offers Free Educational Workshops At Silicon Valley Bullying Prevention Training
The Silicon Valley Bullying Prevention Training focuses on leadership and the influence each of us has to impact the people and environments that surround us every day, both at work and in our personal lives.
By: PARTI Program
Whenever children are singled out because of a shared characteristic — such as race, sexual orientation, or religion — or a perceived shared characteristic, the issue not only affects that individual but the entire community.
Let's Put An End to Bullying
Bullying Prevention programs in schools have proven to significantly reduce bullying. Working together, we can put an end to bullying. Speakers provide a powerful bully prevention education that you can bring back to your school to teach students about bullying, how to avoid being the target of a bully, and how to stand up for bullying victims.
Silicon Valley Bullying Prevention Training
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Santa Clara County Office of Education
1290 Ridder Park Drive
San Jose, CA 95131
Welcome to what we believe will be an incredible, fun, and rewarding learning journey that teaches techniques to identify and gain control of bullying situations.
WHAT: Presentations and workshops dedicated to providing effective bullying prevention strategies, tools, and solutions. We will examine just how complex bullying is, and the effects and disconnect between adults and youth.
WHO: Administrative, School Leadership Support, and interested Community.
WHY: Our goal is to create opportunities to provide common preventive and intervention tactics to support students and families.
- Learn to provide tools on how to inspire participants to empower their youth
- Learn to provide tools to equipped staff to support your students
- Learn to provide resources to launch empathy campaign to keep youth safe and stop bullying
REGISTER FREE NOW! on Eventbrite and we look forward to your participation. We also encourage you to invite others to benefit from the Bullying Prevention Training.
This is what most of us think of when we hear the word 'bullying'. All those images in our heads of fights on the playground or scuffles in the hall between classes fall under this category. It includes: hitting, pushing, tripping, slapping, stealing or destroying possessions, and sexual harassment or assault.
Verbal bullying can be just as damaging as physical bullying. Females primarily engage in this form of bullying, though males may also use it in an attempt to dominate their victim. Kinds of verbal bullying include name calling, insults, gossip, teasing, taunting, intimidation, and sexist or racist remarks.
Sometimes called indirect or covert bullying, this form can be more difficult to detect. It can go on behind the victim's back or can take the form of public humiliation. It includes: spreading rumors, non-inclusion, negative gestures, jokes or pranks, embarrassment or humiliation, and damaging someone's social reputation. This form can be the most emotionally damaging to its victims. They experience depression and anxiety. The psychological effects of social bullying often stick around even into adulthood.
This relatively new form of bullying has only recently begun to receive attention. It is a form of social bullying specifically through technology. Cyberbullies attack victims through text messages, email, websites, chat rooms, and social media sites. It reaches the victim wherever they are, and they often feel that they cannot escape.
15% of all school absences are directly related to fears of being bullied.
20% of students report having been victims of physical bullying.
6 out of 10 teens report witnessing bullying at least once a day.
282,000 students are reportedly attacked in high school each month.
60% of middle school students say they have been bullied, while only 16% of staff believe that students are bullied.
2/3 of students who are targets of bullying become bullies.
The mission of the P.A.R.T.I. Program (Positive Alternative Recreation Teambuilding Impact) is to promote education around youth healthy lifestyles and healthy decision making. We serve low to moderate income youth and families.
We want the next generation to imagine their bright future…
– to be in a safe environment
– to develop their individuality
– to be treated fairly and justly
– to be supported and handled with kindness
– to be encouraged emotionally and intellectually
– to be empowered to realize their full potential