- Discount - Nero 7 Vision Xtra
- 149.95$ Adobe InDesign CS6 MAC cheap oem
- Buy Apple Motion 5 MAC (en)
- Buy Cheap Adobe Creative Suite 5 Master Collection MAC
- Buy Cheap BinaryFruit DriveDX 1.2 MAC
- Buy Cheap 4Media DVD to MP4 Converter 5
- Discount - Agile Bits 1Password 3 MAC
- Buy Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate with SP2 (32bit) (ar,bg,cs,da,de,el,en,es,et,fi,fr,he,hr,hu,it,ja,ko,lt,lv,nb,nl,pl,pt,br,ro,sk,sl,sr,sv,th,tr,uk,zh,tw)
- Buy Atomix VirtualDJ Pro 7 (en)
- Buy OEM Adobe Premiere Pro CS5.5
- Download Microsoft Office Visio Professional 2003
- Buy OEM Intuit Quicken Home & Business 2011
- Discount - Lynda.com - Finale 2012 Essential Training
|WQPT TACKLES BULLYING IN FEBRUARY|
|News Releases - Health, Medicine & Nutrition|
|Written by Lora Adams|
|Friday, 01 February 2013 14:42|
MOLINE, IL – WQPT-Quad Cities PBS, in conjunction with a collaboration of area non-profit organizations focused on bullying in our community (known as CARE QC - Connecting Anti-Bullying Resources and Education), will host a series of community conversations, television programming and online activities to inform parents, students and teachers about the resources available to combat bullying.
"CARE QC was formed as a result of information gathered during WQPT's 'American Graduate' work last year. At the community forums convened to discuss the drop-out crisis and the need for mentors in our community, we discovered that bullying was one of the top factors in a student's decision to drop out of school," said WQPT Interim General Manager Jamie Lange.
The community conversations will be held from 5-7:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 18 at the Martin Luther King Center in Rock Island, and Wednesday, Feb. 20 Wednesday, Feb. 20 at the Moline Public Library.
In addition, Ballet Quad Cities will offer a free performance of "The Ugly Duckling" from 7-8:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22 at Davenport North High School. The dance performance carries an anti-bullying message about treating on another with respect. Renowned anti-bullying expert Dr. Jennifer Caudle will host a short program following the event.
Related programming featured on WQPT includes:
Sunday, Feb. 17, 8 p.m.: "Official Best of Fest: Bullies." Get a glimpse into the world of bullying with two short films from Australia and the UK.
Sunday, Feb. 17, 8:30 p.m.: "Dissed Respect." The impact of bullying encourages dialogue about the need to reduce the high-risk behavior of bullying.
Monday, Feb. 18, 8 p.m.: "Teaching Channel: Bullying at School." The program visits three schools where parents, teachers and students are implementing bullying prevention programs.
Monday, Feb. 18, 9 p.m.: "Enough is Enough." Learn about the evolving interactive web, social networking and cyber-bullying. Learn how to protect your child on all internet enabled devices.
For more resources, interactive surveys and information, visit wqpt.org/stopbullying.
WQPT is a public media service of Western Illinois University-Quad Cities.
Tags See All Tags