Franklin High School's award winning applied theatre program, (https://www.facebook.com/pages/Shadows-the-anti-bullying-drama/) Shadows,
in partnership with the Tyler Clementi Foundation (www.tylerclementi.org)
and the National School Climate Center (www.schoolclimate.org)
is offering their first ever hands-on
Anti-Bullying Workshop and Conference.
The day will involve hands on arts activities to help student and adults explore bullying in their communities and brainstorm on ways to make their schools and towns safer and more inclusive. Presenters include theatre practitioners, spoken word artists and media specialists. Workshops run both morning and afternoon with a special lunchtime performance.
At the end of the day, adults and students will have the opportunity to come together to bring realistic, usable ideas back to their schools to try and create grassroots change in their communities. Lunch is provided.
Confirmed workshop leaders include (more being added daily!)
KEYNOTE SPEAKER FROM THE TYLER CLEMENTI FOUNDATION, www.tylerclementi.org
Richard Cardillo, Director of Education, National School Climate Center
Alyea Pierce, Spoken Word Artist, Finalist in Poetry Jam, New York City
All proceeds go to continue spreading the dialogue about anti-bullying and safer, inclusive school culture.
Join us for this very special event!
There are group rates available. Please contact Jennifer Little at Franklin High School, firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Visit http://shadowsantibullying.eventbrite.com/?ref=ebtn for tickets and more information!