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Assistant Deputy Secretary Kevin Jennings to Discuss Bullying at YMCA of Greater New York Annual Legislative Breakfast

Will discuss need to create strong collaborations between students, teachers, parents and community organizations

Contact:  
Jo Ann Webb, U.S. Department of Education, (202) 401-1576, press@ed.gov


Event Date 1: October 01, 2010

Kevin Jennings, assistant deputy secretary of the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools, will discuss bullying and what parents and educators can do to stop it during his address to community leaders at the YMCA of Greater New York’s annual Legislative Breakfast. He also will discuss the Department’s new $38.8 million Safe and Supportive Schools (S3) grant program, a pilot that will enable states to measure school safety at the building level and to provide federal funds for interventions in those schools with the greatest needs. The breakfast will take place at 8 a.m. Friday, Oct. 1, at Tribeca Grill, 375 Greenwich St., New York City. Jack Lund, CEO of the YMCA of Greater New York, will join Jennings.


Event 1
Who : Kevin Jennings, assistant deputy secretary, Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools, U.S. Department of Education
Jack Lund, CEO, YMCA of Greater New York Community leaders
What : Opening remarks at YMCA of Greater New York annual legislative breakfast
When : 8 a.m. Friday, Oct. 1, 2010
Where : Tribeca Grill
375 Greenwich St.
New York, NY
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