10-11-2016 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #6


Title
National Bullying Prevention Month

Discussion

The Office of Students at Risk is pleased to share Governor Rick Scott's proclamation for October 2016 as National Bullying Prevention Month. Bullying in schools is of increasing focus for Florida schools, districts, and for the Florida Department of Education. Schools and organizations across the county are encouraged to come together in an effort to educate on the impact of bullying and raise awareness for bullying prevention.

PLEASE NOTE:  This proclamation was not delivered to districts prior to the agenda item submission deadline required for the October 11, 2016 meeting.



Recommendation
Adopt the resolution declaring October as National Bullying Prevention Month.

Meeting Date(s)
Resolution / Presentation - 10/11/2016

Authority for Action
National Bullying Prevention Month

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

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Contact
Melissa G. Catechis, Director, Office of Students at Risk, ext. 567
Paula Ferrell, Resource Teacher, Office of Students at Risk, ext. 321



Attachment:  National Bullying Prevention Month.pdf