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The Ministry of Education, Youth Affairs and Sports will be observing Anti-Bullying Week from Sunday 15th to Saturday, 21st October.
Co-coordinator and school counselor, Mrs. Bisa Smith stated that the week will begin with a virtual opening message video from the Minister for Education, Youth Affairs and Sports on Tuesday, 17th October along with Dressing the Town in Odd Socks (Odd Socks Day).
From Tuesday to Friday schools will conduct a series of activities focusing on anti-bullying. The events will include:
Tuesday, October 17th
Wednesday, October 18th
Thursday, October 19th
Friday, October 20th
Anti-Bullying Week helps raise awareness of bullying amongst children and young people and helps schools to tackle bullying that is taking place. The aim of Anti-bullying Week is to heighten each student’s awareness of the effects of bullying on self and others. It’s also our goal to help students develop skills to maintain healthy friendships