The Office of Safe and Supportive School periodically conducts training across the state. This calendar will be updated regularly to reflect the training schedule.
Scholarship for Olweus Bullying Prevention Program
Tennessee school systems are offered the opportunity to recommend a school district employee(s) for a scholarship to the Trainer Certification Course: Olweus Bullying Prevention Program. Multiple scholarships are still available. The cost for schools to implement this program has also decreased significantly from recent years. The Trainer Certification Course, delivered through Students Taking A Right Stand (STARS), will be held Feb. 24-26, 2015 in Nashville at the Youth Opportunity Center.
The purpose of this invitation is to increase Tennessee’s capacity to provide a safe and supportive learning environment. Funding is provided by the Tennessee Department of Education’s Office of Safe and Supportive Schools.
Application documents must be mailed to the STARS Nashville office by Friday, Dec. 19, 2014 (please find the address on the application below). Scholarship recipients will be notified by Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. The following documents must be submitted for scholarship consideration:
Location & Dates
Youth Opportunity Center, Nashville: February 24-26, 2015
The following documents must be submitted for scholarship consideration:
- Scholarship Opportunity (Read This First)
- Application and TCC Requirements
- Timeline and Memorandum of Agreement
Application documents are due to STARS by Friday, December 19, 2014. Scholarship Recipients will be notified by Friday January 23, 2015.