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Wednesday, August 19 • 8:30am - 11:40am
Violence & Suicide: What's the Teacher's Role? (3 Hour Session) LIMITED

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Limited Capacity seats available

We all have a role in preventing and intervening in youth suicide and violence. As teachers, there are specific tools and strategies that you can use to reduce the risk for all students. Additionally, there's awareness that can help to intervene before a problem arises, supporting students and our communities. It all begins by planning. Come discover what you can do, what you may already be doing, and what we can do together to provide youth with what they need to overcome the challenges that lead to violence and suicide.

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Leah Kyaio

Owner/ Education Change Catlyst, With Respect
Leah has worked as a professional development specialist for over 20 years and has a passion for non-violence, conflict negotiation, and cultural competence. She holds a BA in psychology, an M.Ed. in Education/Special Ed and an "almost" PhD in Educational Leadership & Administration. She has served in the classroom, in the district office and at the state level. She brings her personal and professional experience in dealing with violence... Read More →

Wednesday August 19, 2015 8:30am - 11:40am