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Bullying Summit Registration Extended

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- The registration for a Nov. 4 bullying prevention summit in Des Moines has been extended through Wednesday.
   Gov. Terry Branstad says additional demand for tickets is driving the extension. The original deadline for registration was Friday.
   The Governor's Bullying Prevention Summit registration is online at: preventbullying.iowa.gov
   This year's theme is "Mission Possible: Stepping Up the Response," and is a follow-up to last year's summit which drew about 1,100 people.
   The summit's keynote speaker is Emily Bazelon, author of the book "Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy."
   The summit will include sessions on how students and adults can make a difference. Participants will explore good legal policy and support schools may need to better deal with bullying.

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