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HISD and union leaders challenge area school districts to address workplace bullying

Wretha Thomas, president of Houston Education Support Personnel, with HISD Superintendent Terry Grier. (Houston Independent School District)

Wretha Thomas, president of Houston Education Support Personnel, with HISD Superintendent Terry Grier. (Houston Independent School District)

Houston ISD Superintendent Terry Grier and local and state leaders from the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) joined forces on Monday, Feb. 9, to challenge school districts across the Houston area to join HISD in implementing a policy that formally bans workplace bullying.

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Dogs of Character Return to HISD to Deliver Anti-Bullying Message to students

What:   Dogs of Character is an anti bullying presentation taught by rescued dogs in which each dog in the cast is a working assistant in the award winning character education program, The Healing Species.  Five dogs will be introduced to the River Oaks students during two school assemblies and will provide them with living examples of perseverance, courage, hope and forgiveness.

Who:    The Healing Species’ Dogs of Character 

When:  Friday, November 30, 8:00 a.m. and 9:00a.m.

Where: River Oaks Elementary, 2008 Kirby

Dogs of Character to Bring Anti-Bullying Message to HISD students

What:  Dogs of Character is an anti bullying presentation taught by rescued dogs in which each dog in the cast is a working assistant in the award winning character education program, The Healing Species. Five dogs will be introduced to the Lockhart students during a school assembly and will provide them with living examples of perseverance, courage, hope and forgiveness.
Who:  The Healing Species’ Dogs of Character

When:  Thursday, April 19, 12:30p.m.

Where:  Lockhart Elementary, 3501 Southmore Boulevard