|Subject: IMPORTANT: Safe Schools Coalition Fall Training Series STARTS THIS SATURDAY! Clock hours are available.|
|From: Gabi Clayton ~ Safe Schools Coalition <email@example.com>|
|Date: 11/8/2012 1:31 PM|
From: Katrina Pestano <firstname.lastname@example.org>************************************
Date: Thu, 01 Nov 2012
Subject: Safe Schools Coalition Training Series: Schedule and Registration
The Safe School Coalition Fall Series begins on Saturday, November 10, 2012.
Please turn in your registration form as soon as possible.
Final training schedule with new workshop descriptions is below in this email and also online here:
where you will also be able to access the flyer and registration form.
5 clock hours will be available for $2 each.
Safe Schools Coalition Presents: Safe Schools Series 2012
Professional Development Training Program
Welcoming SchoolsPlease forward to your contacts.
November 10, 2012 - 12:30-5:30
Welcoming Schools is a comprehensive approach offering a tool kit to create welcoming schools that address family diversity, avoiding and eliminating gender role stereotyping, and ending bullying.
Being an Ally to LGBTQ Youth
December 8, 2012 - 10:30-12:30
This workshop will explore ways to be an ally to LGBTQ youth in schools and other social service agencies. Participants will take part in activities designed to increase awareness of the issues that LGBTQ youth face and will practice ways to engage others in conversation around these issues.
Building Skills Toward Responding to Micro-Aggressions
December 8, 2012 - 1:00-5:00
This workshop will provide opportunities for self-exploration and collective exploration of ways our communication can reflect socially just engagement with our students, colleagues, and our communities.
LGBTQ Bullying and Harassment: Prevention and Intervention
December 15, 2012 - 10:30-1:30
Explore case studies of anti-LGBTQ bullying, harassment and intimidation and practice strategies for recognizing it. Share skills of intervention and develop prevention strategies. Know school-related law and policy regarding LGBTQ issues.
Intersections: LGBTQ Youth of Color and Immigrant Youth
December 15, 2012 - 2:00-5:00
Examine approaches for supporting LGBTQ youth of color and/or LGBTQ immigrant youth. Critically examine homophobia and/or transphobia in popular culture and learn strategies of using popular culture to discuss these issues.
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SAFE SCHOOLS COALITION:
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Safe Schools Coalition
1401 East Jefferson Street, Suite 401
Seattle, WA 98122
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The Safe Schools Coalition is a public-private
partnership of 60+ organizations (government agencies, schools,
community agencies, churches, youth/student groups, gay/lesbian
groups, human rights groups) and 100+ individuals working to
help schools become safe places where every family can belong,
where every educator can teach, and where every child can learn,
regardless of gender identity or sexual orientation.
Safe Schools' website: http://www.safeschoolscoalition.org
Safe Schools' blog: http://safeschoolscoalition.blogspot.com/
Join SSC's group on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=43732067796
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Got a problem at school with anti-gay harassment?
In Washington State:
1-877-SAFE-SAFE (1-877-723-3723) 24 hours a day - the phone line is answered at the Sexual Assault Hotline and they will have a Safe Schools Coalition Intervention Specialist volunteer get back to you within 24 hours. Or contact us by email (click here: Intervention) http://www.safeschoolscoalition.org/contact/?id=10 and we will respond within 24 hours.
For non-emergencies: 206-451-SAFE (7233).
Or email us:
Beth Reis, Public Health - Seattle
& King County, 206-263-8297 NEW
Michelle Munro, not representing a member org
Mo Lewis, King County Sexual Assault Resource Center
Matthew Wilson, Oasis/Pierce County AIDS Foundation
Heather Carter, Youth Suicide Prevention
Frank Couch, Science & Management of Addictions Foundation
Penny Palmer, not representing a member org
Beth Reis for Action Items, Resource
messages (books, films, curricula, etc.), Professional
Journal messages and Help Needed by
Reporters/Authors, Researchers, and Member Organizations
Corey Bernstein and Robyn Walters for News messages
Nik Donia for Event messages
Open position for Jobs, Internships, and Volunteer Opportunity messages
Ryan Schwartz for Right Wing Watch messages
Julie Parmenter for Opinion (blogs, editorials, letters to the editor) messages
Colleen Mullins for Lesson Planning Guide messages
Gabi Clayton for Legislative/Elective messages and Fundraising* messages
* Note: Fundraising messages are only sent for member organizations.