Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools

 
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    it starts in elementary school
    By - Lori Nelson - Project Leader
    After the holidays, we will be training teachers from 16 different elementary schools, some of them are general ed teachers, some are resource specialists who teach students with special needs…about half are private school teachers.  Most of them aren’t convinced that they need training on making...
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    the school year begins
    By - Lori Nelson - Project Leader
    We have finished selecting our student-actors and it is our largest class to date!  We also have a waiting list.  We are excited to report that we have a new teaching assistant, a member of our original cast who just graduated from college and is back in town!    We always begin the year by getting to...
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools has made updates to their project page.
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    as the school year ends
    By - Lori Nelson - Project Leader
    The end of the school year means we celebrate having trained so many teachers ; we say goodbye to our current cast and then we start auditions for the 2014/2015 cast.   This is always a bittersweet time. Eight of our cast members graduated this month and are moving off into the world of college and work. It's...
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    what the teachers say about us
    By - Lori Nelson - Project Leader
    Sometimes the best way to see the results of our work  is to read some of the comments from teachers. These are from the latest sessions: "I know there are kids in our school who are bullied for being (or being perceived to be) gay or lesbian. I just never knew what to do about it without making it worse for them. This...
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools has made updates to their project page.
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools has made updates to their project page.
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    An unusual cast
    By - Lori Nelson - Executive Director
    As always, we have a wonderful cast of students from the LA County High School for the Arts( LACHSA).  The students audition /interview for a spot in our service-learning class and then use their talent and training to help us train educators.  Normally, these students are all theatre majors. But not this...
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    Graduation Time
    By - Lori Nelson - Executive Director
    It's that time of year!  The teachers we train through the BTSA program are completing the year, graduating from our program and hoping to get their credentials.  Most of the students in our service-learning class are graduating as well.  Just as we are saying goodbye to them we are holding auditions for our...
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools has received 57 donations
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    All kinds of teachers
    By - Lori Nelson - Project Leader
    “At first, I did not see why I was required to attend this training, I thought it wouldn’t be relevant for elementary school teachers. But the presenter and the student actors really showed us how much influence elementary school teachers have on student attitudes.  I also have to say that the training,...
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    preparing for new school year
    By - Lori Nelson - Project Director
    A quick update: We are thrilled to report that we have signed on for another year of training teachers for the Beginning Teachers Support and Assessment (BTSA) program in Orange County, California.  We are making some exciting changes to the program, including using videos to help teachers assess their own comfort and...
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools has received 149 donations
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    public radio report and new partner
    By - Lori Nelson - Executive Director
    A quick update on the Creating Bias-Free Classrooms program: We’ve had great success training hundreds of teachers in Southern California.  Here are a few representative comments:  "There is a line in one of the scenes where the student says, 'teachers act like they don't see anything that goes on around...
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools has been reactived and is now accepting donations again.
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools has been retired and is no longer accepting donations.
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    Preparing to train more teachers
    By - Lori Nelson - Executive Director
    A brief update on the project you support: We have selected a cast of 12 students and have begun rehearsing for our first training on October 13.  It's a terrific group and they are very excited to be a part of the program. We are adding a new trainer to our team this year - welcome Melissa Morgan! We are thrilled...
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    Over 2,500 classrooms impacted this academic year!
    By - Skyler Jackson - Associate Director
    Our project has successfully impacted over 2,500 classrooms this academic year! Excellent news! Our project team and student actors are happy to announce that we have officially met our current goal of impacting over 2,500 classrooms during the 2010-11 academic year with our Creating Bias-Free Classrooms teacher training...
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools has received 90 donations
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    teachers comment on "Stop Homophobic Bullying"
    By - Lori Nelson - Executive Director
    Our strategy for stopping homophobic bullying in schools is to equip educators to intervene effectively.  To do this, we need to offer a training experience that is engaging, relevant and memorable.  Otherwise, we are just wasting everyone’s time. Educating educators is not easy work.  They spend a lot...
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    Stop Homophobic Bullying 10/12-10/21 Campaign
    By - Lori Nelson - Project Leader
    GlobalGiving will match any donation you make to the Stop Homophobic Bullying Project between October 12 and October 21, 2010! The match percentage is based on the size of the donation. Donation Size  –>  Percentage Match $10 – $499   –>  30% $500 – $999 ...
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    Great success this year - now we prepare for fall!
    By - Lori Nelson - Executive Director
    We've had a very successful year and are now on a brief hiatus as we prepare for the fall semester. Whew, we trained a lot of teachers this year! They have responded so well and been very grateful for the opportunity to participate in this unique program. As we worked with teachers, we heard a lot about how they need...
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools has received 30 donations
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  • Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools posted a progress report
    Letter of Support
    By - Skyler Jackson - Program Director, Creating Bias-Free Classrooms
    Please see the attached letter of support from Bill Bailey (Principal), as he recounts his experience at a recent Creating Bias-Free Classrooms training in Southern California.
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    • stalz22
      stalz22 Why do people bully?The purpose of bullying is to hide inadequacy. Bullying has nothing to do with managing etc; good managers manage, bad managers bully. Management is managing; bullying is not managing. Therefore, anyone who chooses to bully is admitting their inadequacy, and the extent to which a person bullies is a... Read more »
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Organization

ENCOMPASS

Pasadena, CA, United States
http://www.encompass.org

Project Leader

Lori Nelson

Executive Director
Pasadena, CA United States

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