Counselors receive training in bullying
Counselors in De Soto's USD 232 are now trained to better handle bullying, should the issue arise in their school.
The counselors attended a three day trainign couse by BullySafeUSA program at the district's administrative building. The program is designed to give counselors resources and training to help educate students and teachers on bullying issues.
SuEllen Fried, co-author of the book "Bullies & Victims: Helping Your Child Through the Schoolyard Battlefield", led the training program. The program included a section for students.