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Oklahoma Center for Community and Justice

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Bullying is an epidemic that schools across the country are struggling to combat. The Oklahoma Center for Community and Justice (OCCJ) strives to train Oklahoman students to combat bullying with its program, Middletown. OCCJ staff and volunteers facilitate the program in middle schools throughout the Tulsa area.

This 3-hour interactive workshop provides students with the tools and skills to reduce incidents of stereotyping and bullying in their schools. Students will learn through activities that bring them together in a safe and inclusive environment. Students will also learn about the effects of bullying on their peers as well as themselves. The activities in Middletown focus on the power of words, body-image, race, gender, relationships, and socio-economic status.

We provide the curriculum and all necessary materials (including a PowerPoint presentation), and the teacher and/or other school faculty provides behavior management and technological support.

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Tulsa Area Middle SchoolsTulsa, OK 74103

(36.159286,-95.996475)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Child Development
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Total time for workshop is three hours. Depending on school needs, this is usually broken down into one-hour sessions, once a week for 3 weeks.
  • -Enjoy working with young adolescents (ages 11-15) -Feel comfortable talking about challenging issues around bullying, body image, and bias -Reliably arrive at the school on time -Conversational level English speaking and basic English literacy

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