Bullying: Prevention (prev #: EDU-737TK)

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2 Units
Online Fixed-Date

Course Description

Become a Champion for Bullying Prevention with Online Convenience

This course is part of the Bullying Prevention in Our Schools Certificate program and can also be taken individually.  It will provide participants with a “toolbox” that they can use to identify, prevent and address bullying. Review research-based programs that have been effective, as well as practical strategies and approaches that can be implemented into the classroom immediately.

Course Details

Number of Units: 2.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours

Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for K-12 Teachers, School Nurses, Administrators and Healthcare Professionals

Course Materials: No text requirement

Technical Requirements

Prerequisites:

EDU-X717A Bullying: An Introduction is recommended, but not required, to be completed prior to taking this course.

Course Options

Course Date Units Price
EDU-X720A – 042 18 Oct 202228 Nov 2022 2 $400

Bullying: Prevention (prev #: EDU-737TK)

18 Oct 202228 Nov 2022
2
$400
Online Fixed-Date
Online
Jeannie Chufo

Once you have enrolled in your course, log in to your account to access the course Welcome Letter, which includes directions on how to access the Online Orientation and your online course.

EDU-X720A – 043 07 Mar 202317 Apr 2023 2 $400

Bullying: Prevention (prev #: EDU-737TK)

07 Mar 202317 Apr 2023
2
$400
Online Fixed-Date
Online
Jeannie Chufo

Once you have enrolled in your course, log in to your account to access the course Welcome Letter, which includes directions on how to access the Online Orientation and your online course.

What You Will Learn

  • Learn how to identify bullying behavior
  • Develop awareness of the types of and effects of bullying
  • Have a clear understanding of the differences between male and female bullying
  • Recognize and understand bullying on the Internet
  • Learn about research being conducted around the world
  • Know strategies in and out of the classroom to prevent bullying

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  • Module introduction that outlines what you can expect to learn in the module.
  • Required readings (textbook, articles, journals, etc.) and presentations (audio and/or video).
  • Assignments with due dates (which may include: written assignments, journal entries, research, blogs, etc.) based on the readings and presentations.
  • Discussion forum where you answer prompts from the instructor and interact with your classmates.
  • Module conclusion to review the topics and what you should have learned.
  • Typically, there is a final project, paper, or exam due in the last module that culminates all of the topics covered in each of the learning modules. You’ll find that the design of the learning modules has a rhythm to help you manage your time in the course.

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