Not In Our School Trainer-of-Trainers Pre-Conference | Not in Our Town

Not In Our School Trainer-of-Trainers Pre-Conference


The Not In Our Town National Leadership Gathering

Not In Our School Trainer-of-Trainers Pre-Conference: Sparking Action for Safe, Inclusive Schools Friday, June 20, 2014 | Billings, Montana

Across the country, students and teachers are sharing stories, joining together, and taking action to end bullying and intolerance. They’re part of a movement called Not In Our School (NIOS).

Not In Our Town National Leadership Gathering

On June 20 in Billings, Montana, join educators and students from around the nation for  an inspiring day of stories, tools, and strategies for promoting school safety and inclusion. The training includes:


  • Step-by-step action plans for starting your own NIOS campaign
  • Best practices from two decades of successful NIOS anti-bullying initiatives
  • Insights into the social-emotional and academic impact of bullying and cyberbullying
  • Tools for supporting targets of bullying, and transforming those who bully
  • Tactics for teaching bystanders to become upstanders

The Pre-Conference will be held at Rocky Mountain College from 9:00am-4:00pm

Address: 1511 Poly Drive, Billings, MT 59102

Pre-Conference Agenda

  • Welcome
  • Pair Share about a Personal Experience with Bullying and Intolerance
  • Building Expertise: Definitions of Bullying and Intolerance, Statistics, and Impact
  • Assessing Your School's Climate
  • Steps to Building a NIOS Campaign that Meets Your Needs
  • Four Ways to Be an Upstander
  • Skill-Building and Role Playing for Speaking Up and Leading Conversations on Hard Topics
  • Action Planning


Eventbrite - Not In Our Town National Leadership Gathering

Download the Pre-Conference flyer here.



University Units are available for attending the NIOT National Leadership Gathering and the NIOS Trainer-of-Trainers Pre-Conference through Dominican University. Click here for more information.  

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