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Course Descriptions

ND School Safety Conference 2020

EDUC 2000

Provide school safety professional development training to K-12 and higher education educators, administrators and counselors, law enforcement and campus security officers, child and adolescent behavioral health and juvenile justice professionals, emergency managers and other emergency first responders. Topics Covered: Current trends and issues for youth service providers; Resiliency for students and staff by Christian Moore, social media investigations by Rick Wistocki, and many more engaging school safety topics.


  1. Knowledge of current trends and issues for youth service providers.
  2. Understand current trends in social media and internet safety.
  3. Understand the importance of mindset and resiliency strategies for adolescents.

"School safety does not happen by accident. Crisis preparation requires intentional thought, planning, resource allocation and support. It is the very reason we exist." ND Association of School Resource Officers (NDASRO)

"I was not only impressed with the response by the school officials but also the students for recognizing an unusual and alarming situation - and immediately communicating it with their teachers." Valley City SRO S. Hagen

"Enjoyed all presentations - useful info that can be applied to my daily work with students in schools. Looking forward to attending again next year."

"Information was very informative, more teachers need to come to this conference."

"Everything was very beneficial and helped me bring ideas back to the school."