Safe Schools Manitoba is a partnership initiative of organizations committed to working together to enhance the safety of Manitoba's schools and communities.
What is Safe Schools Manitoba?
Understanding, Preventing & Responding to Bullying Webinar
Parents play a key role in preventing and responding to bullying. In this recorded webinar for parents/guardians, the various forms, causes and consequences of bullying are briefly reviewed.
Participants are also provided with tips to recognize bullying; actions to take; strategies to avoid; as well as ways to work with the school to ensure the safe of all children and youth.
Understanding and Responding to Bullying: A Guide for Parents
Bullying is defined as a repeated assertion of power with intention to do harm. It can take many forms – physical, verbal, social and electronic Working in partnership with schools, parents can play an important role in making sure that all children feel respected, included and safe.
Creating Safe Schools Webinar
This 45-minute webinar looked at the factors that contribute to school safety, including strong leadership, sound policy, the use of discretion, staff training, parental involvement, and student empowerment. Participants were introduced to cutting edge research, review effective practices, and discuss the issues related to safe schools.
Click here to view the recorded version.