DASA: In compliance with the Dignity Act which seeks to provide the State’s public elementary and secondary school students with a safe and supportive environment free from discrimination, intimidation, taunting, harassment, and bullying on school property, a school bus and/or at a school function, all applicants for teaching certification are required to complete six clock hours of coursework or training in accordance New York State’s Dignity for All Students Act (The Dignity Act). The six-hour course will expand one's knowledge about bullying, harassment and discrimination and increase one's ability to handle situations that arise in school settings.

ADAPP provides the six-hour DASA course in two three-hour modules; an online self-study course followed by a live remote class. Cost $75.

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