Valdosta State University
Continuing Education
1500 N Patterson St.
 

Violence in Schools

Dates:September 1 - December 31, 2018
Meets:Sa from 12 M to 12:00 AM
Hours:30.00
CEUs:3.00
Fee: $189.00  

COURSE DATES SHOWN ARE FOR OFFICE USE ONLY. Your class will be activated within 3 BUSINESS DAYS of registration. ACCESS TIME IS 6 MONTHS.

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Course Description

This course is designed to give participants an understanding of school violence and increase intervention strategies. Taught by Dr. Michael Sedler, the course provides an overview of violence and the motivational purposes behind aggression. The correlation and impact of the media, community, and family upon violence is investigated. The learner will gain an understanding of identification and intervention approaches to working with out-of-control behaviors. In addition, information about the national resources available for both parents and teachers is covered. Upon successful completion of this course, participants will have a better understanding of violence and the motivations behind its use, as well as specific strategies to minimize the occurrence of violence in the school and community.

3 PLU/CEU          30 HOURS