Programs for SUNY Cortland Students

Students attending CAR


SUNY Cortland provides New York State mandated Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting (CARR), Safe Schools Against Violence in Education (SAVE), and Dignity for All Students Act (DASA)  workshops for SUNY Cortland students.

Effective Spring 2015, all teacher candidates will be required to complete the DASA/CARR/SAVE course workshops prior to student teaching.


The Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting (CARR) (PDF workbook) course workshops are offered 6-7 times per semester, on Saturdays and are two hours in duration.  The course fee is $35 (non-refundable). 

The Safe Schools Against Violence in Education (SAVE) (PDF workbook) course workshops are offered 6-7 times per semester, on Saturdays and are two hours in duration.  The course fee is $35 (non-refundable).

The Dignity for All Students Act (DASA) (PDF workbook) course workshops are offered 6-7 times per semester, on Saturdays and follows a hybrid format, consisting of three hours of online modules, culminating in a three-hour face-to-face workshop.  The course fee is $100 (non-refundable).  The DASA Training is focused on the following major content areas:

  • Understanding the intent, components, and operational definitions of the Dignity for All Students Act.
  • Developing sensitivity to the experience of specific student populations.
  • Understanding how school climate and culture have an impact on student achievement and behavior.
  • Understanding bullying, harassment, and discrimination, including indicators, early warning signs, prevention and intervention and how to interact with families of victims and aggressors.
  • Understanding diversity and multicultural environments and examining your own biases.

Workshop registration must occur during the regular on-line "pre-registration period" or during the Drop/Add period through the Registrar's Office using myRedDragon.  

ALL WORKSHOPS WILL BE HELD IN THE EDUCATION BUILDING, ROOMS 1103-1104.

 

   

Contact Us

Field Experience and School Partnerships Office
SUNY Cortland
Education Building, Room 1105 
P.O. Box 2000
Cortland, NY 13045-0900

Phone: 607-753-2824
Fax: 607-753-5966
FESP@cortland.edu