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

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
https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-life/support/emergency-readiness

Mental Health Resources for Educators
http://www.nysed.gov/curriculum-instruction/mental-health

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

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

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