This workshop will address the social patterns of harassment, bullying and discrimination, marginalization and micro- aggressions, including but not limited to those acts based on a person's actual or perceived race, color, weight, national origin, ethnic group, religion, religious practice, disability, sexual orientation, gender or sex as defined in Section 11- Definitions. This training address these issues from a proactive-rather than a reactive-position and present the "goal" as creating an affirming educational environment for all students through addressing school culture and climate. It will also cover the identification and mitigation of harassment, bullying and discrimination; and strategies for effectively addressing problems of exclusion, bias and aggression in educational settings. Successful completion of this course will meet the certification requirements in Section 14(5) of Chapter 102 of the Laws of 2012. (New York State Department of Education: www.NYSED.gov). NOTE: Successful completion of this workshop fulfills the harassment, bullying, and discrimination prevention and intervention training required for certification/licensure under the Dignity for All Students Act (DASA).
209 East 23 Street, NY, NY 10010-3994 Tel: 212.592.2000 Fax: 212.725.3587