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Bullying Workshop

"Bullying Prevention: Making Schools a Safe Place to Learn"


May 19, 2012
Shepherdstown, West Virginia


Keynote by
Dr. Dorothy Espelage, University of Illinois


Primary Objectives:
  • Learn to identify bullying behavior and its causes.
  • Learn the impact of bullying on children, families, schools and organizations.
  • Explore how cyberbullying operates differently than the traditional bullying dynamic;
  • Learn how bullying is directed at GLBT and special needs children
  • Learn strategies to stop bullying and create a more welcoming school environment for all learners.


Who should attend:
  • Teachers; general and special education, early childhood, elementary, middle, and secondary levels
  • Administrators
  • School psychologists and counselors
  • Other professionals and community agencies who are concerned about the occurrence of bullying
  • Parents, students and community members



For further information on the workshop, please contact Dr. Scott Beard at 304-876-5313 or



Graduate Studies and Continuing Education | P.O. Box 5000 | Shepherdstown, West Virginia | 25443-5000 | 304-876-5313 | 800-344-5231