Brain Awareness Week

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Hartsville High School

Organized by:
Hartsville High School

Participating Organizations:
Psychology students created posters, which gave brain information, to display around campus. There were printed puzzles for teachers to give to their students also the daily announcements had an interesting brain question with the answer fact and game websites given. Raffle prizes included a yearbook,

Event(s) Summary

Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:

3

Year:

2016

Type of Events Held:

  • Radio Show

Target Audiences:

  • High School students(9-12)

Approximate Number of People Reached:

1200

Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:

The announcements were to make students and faculty aware of how important the daily activities are to each one's body also how an accident changes the individual and family.

Event Planning & Publicity

Publicity Methods Used:

  • Emails
  • Posters/Flyers

Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?

The announcements were heard by everyone and gave conversation starters for later discussions at home.

Resources

Of the Dana Foundation publications/resources distributed at your event(s), if any, please indicate the three most popular. Please choose up to three. If "other," please indicate below:

  • BAW Pencils and Erasers
  • BAW Buttons

What downloadable materials from the Foundation did you use for your events?

  • Puzzles: Grades 9-12

What other downloadable materials would you like the Foundation to provide?

  • Fact Sheets
  • Activities/Experiments
  • New Coloring Sheets

Feedback & Keys to Success

How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?

Students better understand their peers with brain disorders and disabilities.

Did/do you like our Facebook page?

Yes

Was the information provided on Facebook useful?

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Contact Information

BAW Website:

N/A

Contact Name:

Madge Zemp

Contact Phone:

843-857-8525

Contact Email:

madge.zemp@darlington.k12.sc.us

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