This one-day seminar will discuss methods to develop more effective procedures for assessing and responding to threats of violence in the educational setting and addressing different behavior problems and other emergencies that do occur. Participants will leave with the knowledge and confidence needed to ensure students and faculty are prepared to address different safety issues in the school. Topics to be discussed include:
- Types And Forms Of Bullying And Delinquent Behavior
- Codes Of Conduct
- Intervening For The Victim
- Behavioral Plan
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
I. Overview Of The Program
9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
II. Types And Forms Of Bullying And Delinquent Behavior
A. Verbal (Taunts, Abuse, Teasing, Sexual)
B. Physical (Kicking, Hitting Assault)
C. Psychological (Threats, Gossip, Instant Messenger)
D. Threats (Money, Toys, Favors, etc.)
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
III. Codes Of Conduct
A. School Requirements
B. Enforceable Requirements
C. The Law
E. Removal Of Student
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
IV. Intervening For The Victim
A. Reducing The 'Power' Of The Delinquent Student
B. Involving Parents And Teachers
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch (On Your Own)
1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
V. PINS (Persons In Need Of Supervision)
A. What Is It And How Has The Law Changed?
B. What Does This Mean For Your School Or Child?
C. What Happens To The Child In Court Before And After?
2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
VIII. Behavioral Plan
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
IX. Recap And Question And Answers