For educators who want successful methods to address
normal conflict among their student population.
For educators who believe students have agency when solving conflict.
For educators who know the positive impact of incorporating social
and emotional learning skills into all aspects of education.
For educators on a school climate team who want
to be proactive in creating a positive climate.
A three-workshop series for educators dealing with:
Talking about Race;
Being an Anti-racist
For educators who want to know effective
pedagogy to teach the Holocaust.
Takes a deeper look at the overt and covert impact of racism
and empathy, equity and equality, and class and justice, and helps
educators and students to understand the systemic themes
which arise from African American history in this country.
This training was designed to analyze the definition of
HIB in the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights (ABR) that NJ schools
use to identify Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying incidents.
Violence Prevention/Anti-Bias Programs
Research from the National School Climate Center has shown that a Positive School Climate is associated with:
- Reduced violence, aggression and harassment
- Reduced bullying behaviors
- Decreased student (and teacher) absenteeism
- Lower suspension rates
- Lower reports of drug use
- Increased self-esteem among students
- Improved academic outcomes
- Narrowing the achievement gap
In order to create a positive school climate, schools need to address social emotional learning from different perspectives. The New Jersey State Bar Foundation provides comprehensive programming that support New Jersey schools in establishing: 1. Strong conflict resolution and peer mediation programs. 2. Active school climate teams and solid anti-bullying policies. 3. Relevant social and emotional learning and anti-bias programming suitable for differing school populations.
PLEASE NOTE: Registration links will be released approximately two months prior to training dates. To be the first to learn about upcoming trainings, sign up for our educator email list.
NJSBF “NO SHOW” POLICY
If you register for and do not show up at a workshop, we will notify you that you have been placed on our “No Show” list. Should this occur two times, you will be removed from our email list.
We understand that things happen that might prevent you from attending a workshop for which you are registered. You may cancel your registration at any time up to the morning of the training by simply emailing [email protected] or by calling 732-937-7523 in order to prevent being placed on the “No Show” list.
The New Jersey State Bar Foundation is a nonprofit philanthropic and educational organization. Funding is furnished by the IOLTA Fund of the Bar of New Jersey and limited to providing education to the public. Your cooperation in honoring your registration at our free workshops is essential.
Questions? Contact Jessica Taube, Director of Conflict Resolution and Anti-Bias Initiatives at [email protected] or 732-937-7523.