MILLEDGEVILLE — Students of Georgia College Early College discussed possible consequences, state laws and various forms of bullying during a youth summit earlier this week at the Centennial Center.
‘It is a national issue. Our parents committee and I thought this would be a great method to target the social issue,’ Principal Dr. Runee Sallad said. ‘By informing [students] of how to spot bullying and the consequences, we hope students will feel obligated to report issues they see.’
With parents and faculty present, ‘Be a Buddy — Not a Bully’ included two learning sessions, featuring a presentation by Oconee RESA and the Milledgeville Police Department, followed by a pep rally and dance-off competition.
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