Richard Cardillo, Education Director at National School Climate Center, Lectures on Confronting Bullying
10/01/2012 

The College of New Rochelle will host Richard Cardillo, Education Director of the National School Climate Center, at 7 p.m. on October 9, 2012, in the Sweeney Campus Center on the Main Campus of CNR.

Mr. Cardillo will speak on “Confronting Bullying: Turning Bystanders into Upstanders” the second event in a two-part series presented by the School of Arts & Sciences Departments of Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Education and the Center for Education Policy and Practice to engage the community in taking an active stance to address bullying. This will be an interactive presentation by Mr. Cardillo.

Richard Cardillo has over two decades of experience as a classroom teacher, community organizer, and administrator for social emotional learning/character education programs. Today he coordinates all NSCC activities with the Queens School Climate Improvement Program at four New York City elementary and middle schools. He has also recently served on two separate subcommittees of a special task force of the New Jersey State Department of Education to create regulations for the new anti-bullying bill of rights enacted into law this year. Richard Cardillo is the past New York Regional Director of Peace Games and Director of Client Services at God’s Love We Deliver in New York, and on the Board of Directors of the National Council on Academic Service Learning.

For further information about the lecture, contact Dr. Amy Meyers at: (914) 654-5853 or by email: ameyers@cnr.edu.