Project Descriptions - 2001-2002

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Culture of Peace Peer Mediators Positive Impressions - A Lifestyle Message from Puppets
Kids who C.A.R.E. (Children and Adults Respecting Everyone) P.A.L.S. - Peaceful Action Leaves Smiles Peace Groups
Second Step Kit Steps to Respect:  A Bullying Prevention Program Second Step
Anti-bullying Program Peaceful Ways In-service Project Safespace
Early Intervention Strategies Vers le Pacifique A+ Program
Bullying Prevention Conference Managing Violence and Anger Second Step Program
Victim Assistance Programs Resource Library Violence Prevention Program
The Pax Club Annual Peace Day Conference Peer Helpers
Middle Level Peace Proposal Our Healthy School Peace Makers Program
Bounce Back Team Peace Plan Vers le pacifique
BullySMART Journey Program    

Culture of Peace
01-02-061

School:  Coxheath Elementary School
Board:  CBVRSB
Project Leader:  Carol Ann MacDougall

Implementation of the peaceful education plan developed by the school – a program to foster in students a respect for self, respect for others and respect for the world.

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Peer Mediators
01-02-062

School:  Coldbrook and District School
Board:  AVRSB
Project Leader:  Conniejean Matheson 

A project to provide t-shirts for peer mediators in the school.

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Positive Impressions
01-02-064

School:  Sydney Mines Junior High School
Board:  CBVRSB
Project Leader:  Robert Winship

A program to impact a positive lifestyle message in creative ways that grasp and hold the attention of young elementary students.

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Kids who C.A.R.E. (Children and Adults Respecting Everyone)
01-02-066

School:  Sherwood Park Education Centre
Board:  CBVRSB
Project Leader:  Bill Tennant

An anti-bullying program to assist in teaching children about all facets of this issue through a variety of activities.

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P.A.L.S. - Peaceful Action Leaves Smiles
01-02-068

School:  Harrietsfield Elementary School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  Pam Comeau

A project to integrate the PALS program promoting peaceful and respectful behaviour among students within the school.

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Peace Groups
01-02-069

School:  Bayview Community School
Board:  SSRSB
Project Leader:  Denise Dodge-Baker

A program to place students in multi-age groups, working with facilitators to do lessons prepared by the peace group committee. 

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Second Step Kit
01-02-073

School:  Waverley Road School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  Heather Terry

A program to implement conflict resolution skills among students.

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Steps to Respect:  A Bullying Prevention Program
01-02-074

School:  Bridgewater Elementary School
Board:  SSRSB
Project Leader:  Mark MacLeod

A project to complement the implementation of the Second Step and DARE (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) programs already in use at the school level.

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Second Step
01-02-077

School:  Fort Sackville School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  Maureen Kennedy

A program to assist students in learning social and emotional skills to reduce impulsive and aggressive behaviours.  A focus on attitudinal changes toward violence.

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Anti-Bullying Program
01-02-078

School:  Coldbrook and District School
Board:  AVRSB
Project Leader:  Kaqthi Sheriko

A project to assist in the purchase of books, videos, games and pamphlets for workshops, and in implementing peer mediation, mentoring and a Peacefest event.

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Peaceful Ways In-service Project
01-02-079

School:  Falmouth Elementary School
Board:  AVRSB
Project Leader:  Mary Hanneman

A project involving presentations for the school community: the Irondale Ensemble Group present an interactive performance, allowing the audience to build a play of peace, based on what peace means to that audience;  the Herald of Peace allow an audience of young people to project their inner desire for a peaceful world into an inviting theatrical structure.

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Safespace
01-02-080

School:  Rockingstone Heights School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  John Boudreau

A program to involve students in a weekly leadership program of intensive drama experiences, requiring them to examine what it means to both feel safe and to infringe upon another’s safe space.

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Early Intervention Strategies
01-02-082

School:  Somerset and District Elementary School
Board:  AVRSB
Project Leader:  Heather Morse

A project to purchase a variety of materials for the implementation of anti-violence programs.

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Vers le Pacifique
01-02-085

School:  École Bois-Joli
Board:  CSANE
Project Leader:  Serge Gagnon

A training program to involve both students and lunch and recess monitors in non-violent behaviours and interventions.

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A+ Program
01-02-089

School:  St. Catherine’s School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  Michele MacPhail

Implementation of a new program called A+ which will reinforce positive behaviours of students within the school setting.  Movies, bowling, crafts and special performances would be among the rewards. The project includes set up of a database for tracking students who receive rewards for good behaviour and for those who go to a ‘focus group’ to change negative behaviour.

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Bullying Prevention Conference
01-02-091

School:  John W. MacLeod - Fleming Tower School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  Emily Quigley

Sponsorship of a school-based conference to help parents, victims, by-standers and bullies recognize the role they play in situations of bullying.

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Managing Violence and Anger
01-02-092

School:  Northside Learning Centre
Board:  CBVRSB
Project Leader:  Brendan DuGas

A program of sports activities to assist students in anger management by the use of videotaping as a means of identifying situations of violence that can arise, and coping mechanisms that can be found to deal with such situations.

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Second Step Program
01-0-093

School:  Kingston and District School
Board:  AVRSB
Project Leader:  betsy Morehouse

A project to purchase materials for implementation of the Second Step program.

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Victim Assistance Programs
01-02-094

School:  St. Joseph’s – Alexander McKay School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  Paulette Connolly

Use of different programs to provide students with practical skills, enabling them to develop effective strategies to deal with bullying.

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Resource Library
01-02-095

School:  Bras d’Or Elementary School
Board:  CBVRSB
Project Leader:  Cynthia Cunningham

A project offering pamphlets, videos and lecture presentations to parents  in the hope of achieving consistency between the home and the school’s methods of dealing with violent behaviour.

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Violence Prevention Program
01-02-096

School:  Evelyn Richardson Mem. Elem.
Board:  TCRSB
Project Leader:  Lee Goreham-Smith

A program using music and song to emphasize the themes of respect, friendship, self-esteem, tolerance and worthiness.

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The Pax Club
01-02-097

School:  Joseph Howe School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  E. MacLennan-Coady

A program in which a club led by peer mediators will meet weekly to focus on activities centered around peace and non-violence. At-risk students who have issues with violent behaviour will be involved in a drama production having a non-violent theme.

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Annual Peace Day Conference
01-02-097

School:  St. Patrick’s – Alexandra School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  Gwen Mitchell

A project involving celebration of a Peace Day with other supporting activities in the months prior to and after this conference.

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Peer Helpers
01-02-099

School:  St. Patrick’s – Alexandra School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  Gwen Mitchell

A program to assist in increasing the number of peer helpers within the school. 

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Middle Level Peace Proposal
01-02-101

School:  Northeast Kings Education Centre
Board:  AVRSB
Project Leader:  Douglas Schofield

A program to address school violence through development of peer mediators, peer helpers and a leadership group. Additional focus included use of art to develop posters, provision of equipment for unstructured time as well as purchase of lesson materials and videos on teasing, bullying and anger.

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Our Healthy School
01-02-102

School:  Sackville Centennial School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  Kim Nadeau

A program to help students identify bullying and learn proper responses; follow up development of student leadership by providing “safe places” such as interest clubs for students to spend time safely.  The project will culminate with an Anti Bullying Symposium.

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Peace Makers Program
01-02-104

School:  Springvale Elementary School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  Sandra MacLeod

A program to prevent bullying behaviours and provide opportunities for all students to develop strong positive identities. Groups and activities to include teacher-led and student-led components such as peer helpers, a bullying prevention team, assertiveness training, multi-age peace groups, athletics and showcasing of students’ talents.

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Bounce Back Team
01-0-105

School:  Sycamore Lane Elementary School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  Andrew MacNeil

A project involving a playground leadership committee called the Bounce Back team, responsible for planning peaceful and cooperative activities for the students from primary to grade three during recess and lunch.

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Peace Plan
01-02-107

School:  Rawdon District School
Board:  CCRSB
Project Leader:  Heather MacKeil

A multi-dimensional program involving students, teachers, support staff, administration, parents and community in an anti-violence focus.

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Vers le pacifique
01-02-108

School:  Centre Étoile de l’Acadie
Board:  CSAP
Project Leader:  Bibianne Lessard

Suivi du programme qui a débuté en avril 2000.

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BullySMART Journey Program
01-02-109

School:  Nelson Whynder Elementary School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  Mesi Je

A project offering a proactive approach to assist students in dealing with bullying.

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