Bullying Conference


Bullying Conference

Northern Illinois University's 6th Annual Conference:

Bullying: How Schools Can Respond


Wednesday, October 26, 2016
8 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.

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Learning Center, Gabel Hall, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb and
University Center of Lake County, Room 241, Grayslake


The goal of this professional development conference is to inform and educate administrators, teachers, counselors, and staff members about how they can respond to the issue of bullying in their schools. This event is co-sponsored by the College of Education Office of External & Global Programs and College of Liberal Arts and Sciences External Programming.

Professional Development Hours for licensed educators and Continuing Education Units will be available upon request for those completing the conference.

Presentations (subject to change):

Live in DeKalb - Videoconferencing to Grayslake
Keynote Address: "Expanding Our Approach to Gender-Based Bullying." Molly Holmes, Director, NIU Gender and Sexuality Resource Center, with Z Nicolazzo, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Adult & Higher Education Program, Faculty Associate, Center for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, NIU.

"Preventing and Addressing Cyberbullying: Resources and Tools" by Christine Malecki, Ph.D., Professor and Director of the School Psychology Program, Department of Psychology, NIU, with Michelle Demaray, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Psychology, NIU.

"Prevention Strategies: From Evidence-Based Practice to the Lived Experience of Students and Parents" by Andy Duran, Executive Director, LEAD/SpeakUP! Prevention Coalition. Please note: the location of this presentation will be at the University Center of Lake County in Grayslake, IL with a live feed to NIU.


TENTATIVE PROGRAM

8 - 8:40 a.m.
Check In

8:40 - 8:45 a.m.
Welcome

8:45 - 10:15 a.m.
Live in DeKalb - Videoconferencing to Grayslake
Keynot Address: "Expanding Our Approach to Gender-Based Bullying."
Molly Holmes, Director, NIU Gender and Sexuality Resource Center, with Z Nicolazzo, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Adult & Higher Education Program, Faculty Associate, Center for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, NIU.

Handout - Gender-Based Bullying

10:15 - 10:30 a.m.
Break

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Live in DeKalb - Videoconferencing to Grayslake
"Preventing and Addressing Cyberbullying: Resouces and Tools"
Christine Malecki, Ph.D., Professor and Director of the School Psychology Program, Department of Psychology, NIU, with Michelle Demaray, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Psychology, NIU.

Handout - Cyber Bullying
Handout - Cyber Bullying resources packet

12:05 - 1:05 p.m.
Networking lunch

1:10 - 2:10 p.m.
Live in Grayslake - Videoconferencing to DeKalb
"Prevention Strategies: From Evidence-Based Practice to the Lived Experience of Students and Parents"
Andy Duran, Executive Director, LEAD/SpeakUP! Prevention Coalition. Please note: the location of this presentation will be at the University Center of Lake County in Grayslake, IL with a live feed to NIU.

Handout - Prevention is POWERful
Handout - Recommended Resource

2:10 - 2:15 p.m.
Evaluation


Some comments from past participants:

"Presenters were knowledgeable about their content and I thought they all did an excellent job."

"All presentations gave me information that I will bring back and try to implement at my school."

"Content was very useful."

"I will go back and share a lot of the information with fellow teachers." 


Fee: $99 per person ($125 after October 7, 2016)
Includes continental breakfast, networking lunch, resource materials, and
Professional Development Hours or Continuing Education Unit documentation.

Register online at: www.niu.edu/clasep/conferences/bullying
For more information, please contact:

College of Education
Office of External & Global Programs
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: 815-753-6907
ceduexternal@niu.edu

Bullying Conference

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Bullying Conference

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
External Programming
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: 815-753-5200
LASEP@niu.edu

Bullying Conference