PLU Credit Information for Alabama Applicants

“Bullying Intervention Leadership Development (BUILD) through Sustained School-Community Collaboration”

PLUACLD332, Provider–Truman Pierce Institute (AU)

This PLU meets Leadership Standard 5, “Community and Stakeholder Relationships.”

Leaders enrolled in this PLU will:

  • Analyze bullying incidence in their school(s) and community
  • Identify effects of bullying on students' social interactions, emotional health, attendance, and academic success
  • Develop and implement effective anti-bullying strategies utilizing community resources.

In addition to attending the Anti-Bullying Summit in Peachtree City, GA, June 18-19, participants will lead a faculty/staff meeting during which Alabama state law and school system policies pertaining to bullying are reviewed; collect data from two bullying surveys (Fall 2015 and Spring 2016) to assess incidence of bullying and effects of intervention initiatives in their schools; organize and guide faculty/parent/student/community leader meetings during which bullying problems are analyzed and strategies for intervention are developed; plan and implement two school-wide assemblies addressing the issue of bullying; and complete short reading assignments from on-line sources (no materials need to be purchased).

A description of each activity is available by clicking here.

A detailed summary of each activity is also available at  http://www.leadershipalsde.com by  clicking on “Search”, then searching  for course number 332, then clicking on “View application,” then clicking on “View” for each of the eight activities.

Summit attendees interested in earning this PLU must officially enroll on the STI website, https://pdweb.alsde.edu for PLUACLD332; registration for the Anti-Bullying Summit does not register you for the PLU.  However, there is NO ADDITIONAL FEE for registering for the PLU. If you do not have access to registering yourself on the STI website, the person responsible for professional development in your school system can assist you.

Should you need additional information about PLUACLD332, contact Linda Dean at lhd0001@auburn.edu or 334-844-4105.

Last Updated: February 10, 2015