All students pursuing their initial teaching certification will need to complete the following workshops:
Child Abuse Identification (Identification and Reporting of Child Abuse and Neglect Workshop)
School Violence Intervention and Prevention (SAVE)
Dignity For All Students Act (DASA)
Students completing a program leading to Special Education Certification (at any level) also need to complete a Needs of Students with Autism Workshop.
Student can find access to these workshops online, through local BOCES offices and areas colleges. Iona offers these workshops once a semester. We have provided some links for your reference below. After completing your workshop, please follow the instructions provided for documenting these to your New York State TEACH account.
School Violence Prevention, Child Abuse Prevention and Autism Workshops:
Dignity for All Students Act (DASA) Workshop: