WHAT: Observing October as National Anti -Bullying Month, Disney pop star and celebrity ambassador Meredith O’Connor will address nearly 500 students about how to stop bullying and share her personal story of how she overcame bullying.
WHO: Meredith O’Connor
Griffith STEAM Middle School Student Body
WHEN: Wednesday, Oct. 25
TIME: 9:06 a.m. – 9:50 a.m. (1st Assembly)
10:13 a.m. – 11 a.m. (2nd Assembly)
WHERE: Griffith STEAM Middle School
4765 E. Fourth Street, Los Angeles 90022
BACKGROUND: What is bullying? It is any deliberate action that inflicts physical or psychological harm. The behavior must be unwanted, severe or pervasive, and interfere with access to education. Bullying includes: verbal, physical, sexual, cyberbullying and social.
Here’s a link to L.A. Unified’s Anti-bullying brochure:
Anti-bullying brochure - Spanish: