PERSON: Mandy Tyler
Office of Safe and Drug Free School and Communities
OFFICE HOURS: 8:00AM - 5:00PM, Monday
BUS SERVICE: Not available
ELIGIBILITY/FEES: Fees for Technical
assistance are free if your agency is within the service
area boundary for ESC-20.
PROGRAM OFFERED: The Safe And Drug
Free Schools and Communities Cooperative supports programs
that prevent violence in and around schools and prevent
the illegal use of alcohol, tobacco, and drugs through
parent and community involvement. Training and assistance
is provided to districts with safe and drug free schools
programs. The center offers teacher workshops on school
safety, conflict resolution and drug use prevention
and intervention. Printed materials, audiovisuals, curricula,
and guest speakers are available to help teachers educate
students. The program serves all 51 school districts
in Region 20 and Charter Schools.
Service Center, Region 20 exists to serve the educational
community. We strive to be the definitive choice in
providing exemplary educational solutions through leadership,
innovation and integrated products and services.
DRUG PROBLEMS ADDRESSED: Our
role is collaborative and supportive of providing school
districts and community members resources for various
programs or treatment centers available in targeting
specific drug issues.
POPULATIONS SERVED: Atascosa
County, Bandera County, Bexar County, Dimmitt County,
Frio County, Kendall County, Kerr County, Kinney County,
La Salle County, Maverick County, Media County, Real
County, Uvalde County, Wilson County, Zavala County.
SERVICES PROVIDED: A series
of training targeting bullying, character education,
drug and violence prevention, emergency management preparation
and current teen trends are available. To view the various
topics and sessions, log onto www.esc20.net and click
on workshops. The iLearning system will enable session
selection and purchase.
TREATMENT STATEGIES: N/A.
FORMS OF PAYMENT ACCEPTED: All major credit cards, purchase orders.
STAFF COMPOSITION: Coordinator,
Educational Specialists, Office Assistants
CONSULTANTS EMPLOYED ON A REGULAR BASIS: Yes
PROGRAM COMPONENTS: Bullying,
Character Education, Drug and Violence Prevention, Emergency
PROGRAM ACCREDITATION/APPROVAL: N/A