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Region 4 Education Service Center partners with Crime Stoppers of Houston to provide students critical information on a variety of topics. 

 

Click here to register for any of the videoconferencing sessions listed below. 

 

 
Cyber Safety
Educates students on actual and potential online threats including highlighting the tools predators use, cyberbullying, digital reputation, and revealing too much information online.
 
Thursday, September 20, 2018
9:00 am - 9:45 am           Tweens Version:         4th-6th Grade
10:00 am - 10:45 am       Teens Version:            7th-12th Grade

 
 
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Tackles the nexus between mental health and crime by creating an awareness in the school and in the community on attributes and changes in behavior, social media posts and language that are indicative of bullying, suicide, or dangerous behaviors. Through a four part action plan, students are taught to become aware, notice the signs and focus on finding help before its too late.  Note: a worksheet will be provided for students to use during the presentation
 
Thursday, October 4, 2018
9:00 am - 9:45 am          Middle – High School
10:00 am - 10:45 am      Middle – High School

 
Cyber Safety
Educates students on actual and potential online threats including highlighting the tools predators use, cyberbullying, digital reputation, and revealing too much information online.
 
Thursday, November 1, 2018
9:00 am - 9:45 am           Tweens Version: 4th-6th Grade
10:00 am -10:45 am        Teens Version: 7th-12th Grade
 

 

be nice.
Bullying prevention is taught through a four part action plan where students are taught to notice those around them, invite change, challenge themselves and others to be kind and empower students to take action.  Both sessions are approximately 30 minutes.
 
Thursday, December 6, 2018
9:00 am 9:45 am          Pre-k – 2nd grade 
10:00am - 10:45 am    3rd – 4th grade

 
Human Trafficking
Did you realize the average age of a human trafficking victim is between 13-15? This presentation explains and shows what human trafficking looks like, what signs to look for and, prevention.  A video is used, depicting a student being lured, to show and reinforce the signs to be aware of and what they can do.
 
Thursday, January 24, 2019
9:00 am- 9:45 am          Middle – High School
10:00 am - 10:45 am    Middle – High School
 

 
Teen Dating Violence
Teen dating violence affects a third of our students. This personation covers both healthy and unhealthy relationships, setting boundaries, spotting red flags and laws they should be aware of including their Title IX protections at school.
 
Thursday, February 14, 2018
9:00 am - 9:45 am          Middle – High School
10:00am - 10:45 am       Middle – High School

 
Drug/Alcohol Prevention
Did you realize that human brains are not fully developed until our mid-20’s?  This explains why so many teens engage in high risk behavior such as drugs, vaping and alcohol, they are lacking the ability to reason like most adults.  This presentation covers brain development, addiction and prevention.  It’s more than simply saying “don’t do drugs”, we will present on the why. 
 
Thursday, March 7, 2018
9:00 am - 9:45 am          Middle – High School
10:00am - 10:45 am       Middle – High School
 

 
be nice.
Bullying prevention is taught through a four part action plan where students are taught to notice those around them, invite change, challenge themselves and others to be kind and empower students to take action.  Both sessions are approximately 30 minutes.
 
Thursday, April 18, 2018
9:00 am - 9:45 am           Pre-k – 2nd grade 
10:00 am - 10:45 am      3rd – 4th grade
 

 

Drug/Alcohol Prevention
Did you realize that human brains are not fully developed until our mid-20’s?  This explains why so many teens engage in high risk behavior such as drugs, vaping and alcohol, they are lacking the ability to reason the way most adults.  This presentation covers brain development, addiction and prevention.  It’s more than simply saying “don’t do drugs”, we will present on the why. 
 
Thursday, May 2, 2018
9:00 am - 9:45 am          Middle – High School
10:00 am - 10:45 am      Middle – High School
 

 

The following are school staff presentations that may be provided at request. Contact us at vcsupport@esc4.net for scheduling. 

 

Reporting Child Abuse & Neglect
Signs and symptoms of all forms of child abuse, neglect and human trafficking are discussed. Review of current laws, handling disclosures and required duties to respond. Satisfies TEC §38.0041 & TEC §38.004(2).
 Approximately 60-90minutes
 
Bullying Prevention
Best practices on creating a bully free climate are presented. Current laws are reviewed and used to discuss various interventions. Tips on engaging students and parents are provided. Application of the tools are used to practice identifying and responding to various bullying scenarios.  Satisfies TEC §21.451.
Approximately 60-90 minutes
 
Human Trafficking
Given that the average age of a human trafficking victim is 13 and education professionals legally required to report, it is imperative to learn about what human trafficking is and manifestation in our city and schools.  This eye-opening presentation covers victims, traffickers, tips on how to avoid victimization, how to spot red flags, review of current laws, handling disclosures and required duties to report.  Satisfies TEC §38.0041 & TEC §38.004(2).
 Approximately 60 minutes

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