Respect For All Week: February 13-17

Open to: All teachers.

Opportunity at a Glance: the NYC DOE has designated February 13-17, 2017 as Respect for All (RFA) Week in all NYC public schools.  During this week, schools will have opportunities to highlight and build upon ongoing diversity programs and curriculum-based instruction. Schools will also have opportunities to embark upon new initiatives that promote respect for diversity and engage students in meaningful lessons and/or other activities that focus on preventing bias-based harassment, intimidation and/or bullying. There are a variety of resources to help you integrate these themes into your school this week.

Key dates: Monday, February 13- Friday, February 17.

Location: Citywide.

Take action: Download the Respect For All poster, view the schedule of themes and see resources around the different focuses throughout the week:

  • Monday – Bullying and Cyber-bullying
  • Tuesday – How to Be an Ally
  • Wednesday and Thursday – Religion. Race. Respect
  • Friday – Pride

For more information: View the Respect For All homepage.