Bullying: The ONLY Answer to the ProblemDonna Sawyer, Instructional Technology Consultant
Donna is an Instructional Technology Specialist, Consultant, and Educator of 30 years from the state of North Carolina where she speaks, trains, and develops print and online resources for classroom use and training environments. A recipient of the National Recognition Award for "Making It Happen in Education Technology" and the "North Carolina Instructional Technology Educator of the Year," Donna holds a Master of Education degree in K-12 English, Science, Expository Writing, English Composition Practicum, and a Supervisory Certification for Instructional Technology. As a student of the Schools Attuned Institute, she has a foundation of knowledge in the eight neurodevelopmental constructs. These constructs are based on a synthesis of research from neuroscience, cognitive psychology, child and adolescent development, and related fields about how brain functions affect student performance. She has written for ParentLife Magazine, a LifeWay publication, and enjoyed many years of creating whimsical products for adults to use with kids of all ages, like the Write Moods Pencils, the eSmartz Alien trading cards, Caves of the Codebreakers, and many others.
She and her husband, Ty, are proud parents of three incredible young adult children - Kyle, Tyler, and Lindsay. You can reach her at Info@PODLS.com.
Is peer aggression improving in our schools? NO. This 26-page resource explains why traditional approaches do not work and outlines a two-pronged approach that educators can use to get REAL results. It also includes free online multimedia resources, eBooks, and legal information, along with a bonus collection of online safety sites featuring simulations, games, strategies, video galleries, and some very cool tools. [NOTE: Workshop Participants receive the download code as part of the training.]
Workshop eBook: A 26-Page Binder of Resources
Engaging Internet Safety Tools, Videos, and Simulations for Students [A Different Collection for Every Grade Span]
Grades 3-5 [Scroll Down to View Grades 3-5]
Youth & Technology: 7 Conversations Every Child Needs to Have With An Adult They Respect
Tips, Tools, and Guerrilla Warfare: Attention, all Parents and Teachers: This quick reference contains 9 SERIOUS internet safety messages EVERY student needs to hear, ages 8-18. Embedded links to online resources supplement each message with practical information, videos, tools, and games.Sign In & Evaluation