Prevent Bullying in the Classroom
Bullying significantly impacts the learner and the learning environment. Students in fear of being bullied can hardly be expected to do their best academic work. This course is designed to assist the educator in analyzing the issues involved with school bullying and develop solutions to effectively deal with bullying behaviors. It will also help the teacher to support the victims and learn how to take preventive measures. This class may be one of the most significant classes you take.Register Now
Approximately 45 hoursUp to 3 months to complete coursework
Ways to Learn
3 PDUsGraduate Level Professional Development Credits
Online and self-paced | Earn graduate-level professional development credits for salary advancement
Gain practical strategies and evaluate solutions | Create an action plan to implement in your classroom
What is an independent study course?
This self-paced, online, project-based course provides educators with a framework for exploring a topic that allows teachers the freedom to choose their own focus and readings.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Comprehend the psychology and attitudes of bullying behaviors
- Understand the effects of bullying on the perpetrators and the victims
- Apply appropriate actions in preventing and limiting bullying
- Evaluate solutions, strategies and methods for reducing teasing, harassment and intimidation tactics used by bullies
Who Should Enroll?
- PreK-12 teachers
- Teacher candidates
- School administrators
What are Graduate-level Professional Development Credits?
Graduate-level professional development credits are not part of a degree program but instead are primarily used for professional advancement such as salary increment steps and recertification. Students should seek approval from appropriate district officials before enrolling in these courses.