STAND Week is a middle school media safety program we created that:
empowers students to be leaders of positive technology use
provides education for parents
facilitates communication between students and their parents
influences youth through constructive social proof
creates a positive unified atmosphere regarding healthy technology use
individually empowers youth to make healthy choices
Learn more at STANDweek.org.
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 principles 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 facilitates an open-dialogue on essential issues between students and their parents or guardians.