STAND Week encourages youth to be leaders of positive technology use and empowers youth and their families to make healthy choices with their media use.
STAND Week encourages youth to be leaders of positive technology use and empowers youth and their families to be safe from the harms of screen time, social media, objectifying content, cyberbullying, and more.
Media Safety program for 11-14 year olds
Each day of the week a new concept is introduced including relationships, cyberbullying, screen time, objectifying content, and leadership.
Peer-to-peer program run by student leaders
Student leaders make daily announcements, facilitate activities throughout the week, and encourage participation from their peers, unifying schools.
Empowers youth to make healthy media choices
The principals taught each day encourage individual growth and positive personal choices with media use that will impact youth for a lifetime.
Facilitates important discussions
The parent education component encourages an open-dialogue on essential issues between students and their parents/guardians.