Parent Letter #11

posted Mar 20, 2018, 7:59 AM by Felicia Ippolito

Dear Parents/Guardians:

 February 12th through February 16th has been designated as “Respect for All Week” in all of New York City public schools.  During this week, school communities will raise awareness of Respect for All, the Department of Education’s program to combat bullying and harassment on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, or disability. “Respect for All Week” is a week of celebration of respect, kindness, diversity, difference, and tolerance. 

During the week we thought it would be interesting and fun to celebrate each day differently so…please see below a schedule of the week’s activities.

 

DATE

 

WHY

Monday, February 12th

Introduction to “Respect for All”

 

Tuesday February 13th

Wear Wacky Socks

Walk together in unity

Tuesday February 13th

Tell it to me Tuesday

Give compliments to others

Wednesday February 14th

Wear Red

 To promote peace and happiness

Thursday February 15th

Wear a Team Jersey / shirt

To “team up” against bullying

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

Here at P.S. 108, social emotional learning is an important initiative. We are committed to maintaining a safe and supportive learning environment where all students feel valued and respected.  We look forward to highlighting student participation during “Respect for All” week.

 

Sincerely,

 

J. Iovine

Principal

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