Workshops

As part of your initial certification requirements for New York State Library Media Specialist Certification, you are required to take three workshops:

  • Child Abuse Prevention
  • SAVE
  • (Dignity for All Students) DASA

Child Abuse Prevention and the SAVE Workshop

  • Both Child Abuse and SAVE are available online. Complete these workshops prior to the beginning of student teaching and submit a copy of your certificate to the LMS Coordinator.
  • Link to online portal for workshops: http://www.childabuseworkshop.com/

Dignity for All Students Workshop (DASA)

DASA is required for all teacher candidates in NY State graduating after December 31, 2013. For more information on DASA, see http://www.p12.nysed.gov/dignityact/

Pratt SILS will offer a DASA Workshop in Spring 2015