Current Course Schedule

State Mandated Training: Dignity for All Students

Anyone applying for certification during or after the Fall 2013 semester must complete six hours of training on the social patterns of harassment, bullying, and discrimination. This workshop includes training in identifying indicators, early warning signs, prevention and intervention techniques, and how to interact with families of victims and aggressors. *This workshop has a 3 hour online component (Part I) that must be completed by 11:55 PM Eastern Time of the first date listed with the section dates. Details for accessing the online portion of the workshop will be provided on confirmation email.
  • Focus On
    Across Ages
  • Category
    State Mandated Training and Certification Support
  • Registration Options and Cost
    $140 Course Fee


Fall 2020

  • Section 02: November 15, November 18
    • Lauren Hyman Kaplan
      Lauren Hyman Kaplan
      Lauren Hyman Kaplan, MA is a consultant and school counselor in the field of social emotional learning, emotional intelligence, and violence prevention. She holds a Masters Degree in Counseling and Guidance from NYU and is the co-author of the “Interpersonal Violence Prevention Resource Guide for Parents and Educators” (New York State Department of Education, 2002). She has taught Kindergarten and has trained administrators, counselors, teachers and parents at public and private schools around the United States and the world. Mrs. Kaplan holds an MA in counseling from NYU and a BA in Psychology from Emory University.
  • Section 03: November 29, December 3
    • Ron Woo
      Ron Woo
      Ron Woo, JD, MA, is an education policy and law professional and instructor with multiple decades of experience in public schools and higher education. In the public school system, he has taught and served in multiple senior leadership positions, including superintendent. One of the positions was leading the school system’s inter-group education/relations unit where he conducted inter-group train-the-trainer sessions for school leaders and central administrators. Mr. Woo is currently serving as a senior policy advisory/associate with a large urban university system and teaching educational policy, law, and leadership at the Bank Street Graduate of Education. He has presented widely and trained educational leaders internationally and in the United States. Mr. Woo holds an MA in applied linguistic/TESOL from New York University and a JD from Brooklyn Law School.
  • Section 04: November 16
    • Ana Lisa Tiburcio
      Ana Lisa Tiburcio
      Ana Lisa Tiburcio, MSW is the Interim Assistant Director of the Liberty LEADS Program, a drop out prevention/college access program for students in the 5th through 12th grade at Bank Street College of Education. She has provided individual, group and family counseling to the families of the Liberty LEADS Program for the past 10 years. Ms. Tiburcio earned a Masters in Social Work from the City University of New York's, Hunter College School of Social Work and holds a BA in Psychology with a minor in Children's Studies from City University of New York's Brooklyn College.