Safety Education

Safety Education

Review Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  1. Explain the role of the educator in creating safe schools and protecting students from harm.

Safety Education

Required Resources

Child Safety-Injury Prevention Websites
http://codes.findlaw.com/ny/education-law/

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CDC Guidelines for School Health Programs to Prevent Unintentional Injuries and Violence available at:
www.nasponline.org/professional-development/prepare-training-curriculum

General Response Protocol
http://schools.nyc.gov/NR/rdonlyres/30CB88A1-110E-4A6F-81A8-E7770BBC42EE/0/GRPOnePageSummary.pdf

Mental Health Resources for Educators
https://safeschools.ny.gov/sites/default/files/Mental%20Health%20Resources%20for%20Educators.pdf

Prevention of Child Abduction
http://codes.findlaw.com/ny/education-law/

Bus Safety Drills
www.optnyc.org/schools/safetydrills.htm

Erin Merryn’s Law
www.open.nysenate.gov/legislation/bill/S2367-2013

Step Away for Safety Brochure
www.troopers.ny.gov/Publications/Crime_Prevention/stepawayforsafety.pdf

NYS Education law
http://codes.findlaw.com/ny/education-law/
www.open.nysenate.gov/legislation/bill/S2367-2013