When: Thursday, January 31, 2019 @ 7:30PM
Where: Waverly School Cafeteria
Who: The focus of this meeting will be to address the topic of bullying. There will be a guest speaker, Mr. Joseph Mercora, who has kindly agreed to facilitate this discussion. Mr. Mercora has worked in education for 24 years. He has served as both teacher and principal at the elementary, middle school, and high school levels. He is currently the principal of Upper Nyack Elementary School in Rockland County. In addition to his current role, he also serves as Nyack School District’s Dignity for All Students Act coordinator. As part of this role, he trains educators and parents through anti-bullying programs. He has successfully led anti-bullying initiatives throughout his career. He believes that, equipped with the proper information, parents, students and schools can together successfully address and defeat bullying in their schools and in their communities.
What: The goals of the presentation include: