Training Calendar

The Office of Safe and Supportive School periodically conducts training across the state. This calendar will be updated regularly to reflect the training schedule.

Tennessee School Safety Specialist Program

This program will provide ongoing training and information on national and state best practices, as well as exemplary resources for school safety, security, intervention and prevention, and emergency preparedness planning. Anticipated outcomes will be the implementation of school safety practices that promote the development of safe and supportive learning environments for all students. Read more...

Location & Dates

Franklin, TN: September 16-18

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Bullying, Harassment, and Hazing: Policy and Best Practice Updates

A civil and respectful learning environment is an essential foundation for teaching and learning. To achieve that end, state law (Tennessee Code Annotated § 49-6-4501 et al) mandates specific actions on the part of schools relative to bullying, harassment and intimidation. This seminar will provide an overview of these and other related requirements with a particular focus upon insuring that policy is reflected in effective practice. Read more...

Location & Dates

  • Oak Ridge, TN: September 9, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. E.D.T.
  • Nashville, TN: September 15, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. C.D.T.
  • Jackson, TN: September 18, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. C.D.T.

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WhyTry Program: Two-Day Level One Training

Two day Level One training for the WhyTry Program. WhyTry is a strength-based approach to helping youth overcome their challenges and improve outcomes in the areas of truancy, behavior, and academics. Space is limited and is on a first come basis. No more than 2 persons per district may attend. For further information contact Pat Conner.

Location & Dates

Franklin, TN: September 11-12, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. C.D.T.

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Last Update: August 11, 2014