Be Aware, Prepare, Educate: Make a Difference for Children Exposed to Woman Abuse

This training was developed for elementary educators (teachers and early childhood educators) in Ontario. It explores the impact of children's exposure to woman abuse, educators' legal obligations to students who are exposed to woman abuse, and how educators can make a difference in the lives of such students.

You will have 3 months access to complete this training.

There are two versions of this course.

  • elementary school teachers: for elementary school teachers
  • DECEs: for early childhood educators working in kindergarten classrooms

To enroll in the course, please first complete our survey "Begin here".

Cost

  • Courses are free for ETFO members.
  • $39 for DECEs who are not ETFO members.
  • $49 for teachers who are not ETFO members.

Please note: You may qualify for some professional development funding through your union or organization. If you do not belong to ETFO and you need financial assistance in order to take this course, please contact learning@springtideresources.org.


System Requirements

A high-speed internet connection is recommended. However, all course content is also available in downloadable PDF documents.

Medium-speed connections will be able to access the audio and video, although you may need to wait for the file to load completely. If the file stalls, exit the window, click on the video or audio component again and wait 5 minutes for it to reload.

If you have a dial-up internet connection, you will not be able to access the audio or video.

To listen to the audio and video, a sound card and speakers or headphones are necessary.

If you are interested in Be Aware, Prepare, Educate: Make a Difference for Children Exposed to Woman Abuse, please begin with this short survey. Once you complete this survey, you can enroll in the course.


Please click on the link "Begin here" and then "Enrol me" to complete the survey.

For elementary school teachers in Ontario.

Before you enroll, please complete the survey Begin here.

Cost: free for ETFO members, $49 for other elementary school teachers.

For early childhood educators in Ontario.

Before you enroll, please complete the survey Begin here.

Cost: free for ETFO members, $39 for other early childhood educators.