Parents are invited to this event, which starts at 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
The City Schools of Decatur has put a lot of emphasis on stopping bullying. Since 2003, Georgia State University has examined the school system as part of its Bullying Intervention Project. (Click on item IV.) On Wednesday, March 7, Renfroe Middle School will conduct a program for students and parents on bullying. Here's a message from Principal Derrick Thomas: Renfroe's school-wide effort to “Box Out Bullying” will kick off with an interactive assembly for all Renfroe students on Wednesday, March 7. The assembly, Box Out Bullying, offered by an Astoria, NY company, is aligned with the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program and is intended to empower students with the knowledge that they have the power to get bullying to stop and that they are…
Former DA J. Tom Morgan will talk about his book, "Ignorance Is No Defense."
Monday, January 23, 2012
Parents are invited to two programs this week at Renfroe Middle School in Decatur. The first event will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, in the school media center. J. Tom Morgan, the former Dekalb County District Attorney, will talk about Ignorance is no Defense: A Teenager's Guide to Georgia Law. A parent workshop will follow. At 8 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 25, a principal's coffee chat will be held in the school media center. As a notice says on the school system website: Come hear about bullying and the upcoming work RMS counselors and students will be doing with Georgia State University. We will frame our conversation around the following: Please submit specific questions for discussion to Mrs. Reuter at email@example.com no …