Rotary Club receives presentation on bullyingby jmaloni
The Rotary Club of Grand Island at its meeting on Wednesday at the Buffalo Launch Club and received a presentation from Heather Maras, social worker at Kaegebein and Huth Road elementary schools, on the Grand Island Central School District's efforts to combat bullying behavior in students. Maras presented information on how the elementary schools use such techniques as the "Peace Bridge" to help students walk through steps to conflict resolution.
Pictured, from right, Akhtar Mirza, Grand Island Rotary Club president, presented gifts to Maras, holding the Peace Bridge, and fellow Rotarian Mary Haggerty, principal of Kaegebein Elementary School. (photo by Larry Austin)