Other PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Topics
Overview of PD & CE Most Commonly Requested PD Workshops • Bullying Prevention
Selection Criteria for Effective PD on Bullying & BiasKey Topics for Anti-Bullying PD
PD as a Component in Comprehensive Anti-Bullying Programming
Diversity Awareness •Bullying FAQsCyber Bullying • Relational Bullying
Bias-Based Bullying • Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity
CE/PD for Medical & Social Service Providers

CHOOSING
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR EDUCATORS
ON THE TOPIC OF BULLYING PREVENTION AND RESPONSE

Professional development for educators must prepare educators to effectively prevent and respond to bullying. Addressing bullying is a school-wide effort in which each segment of the school community--and each individual--has a role to play. Coordination and consistency are of utmost importance, so professional development should ensure that everyone is "on the same page" and motivated to address bullying pro-actively and work collectively toward creating a school community characterized by respect.

Therefore, whether or not you are considering using Spectrum Diversity LLC PD workshops or consulting services, the following criteria are offered as a guide for planning effective professional development on the topic of bullying and bias prevention and response: