School Violence Prevention and Intervention program offered

The Oswego County BOCES Distance Learning Program, in conjunction with Onondaga Community College, is offering a course entitled School Violence Prevention and Intervention, also known as Project S.A.V.E.

All applicants for a teaching certificate on or after February 2, 2001, are required to complete at least two clock hours of course work or training in school violence prevention and intervention in accordance with Section 3004 of the Education Law.

This includes individuals applying for certification as teacher assistants, teachers, pupil personnel services, professionals, and school administrators.

The course will be offered at the Distance Learning Room at Central Square Paul V. Moore High School, and at J. C. Birdlebough High School in Phoenix.

The class will be held on April 23 from 5:30 to 7:45 p.m. Tuition cost is $39.

Registration forms are available on the Oswego County BOCES web site at:

Fill out the registration form and mail it back, along with payment to: Oswego County BOCES, Laurie Ouderkirk, Distance Learning Coordinator, 179 County Route 64, Mexico, NY 13114.

For more information, call or e-mail her at [email protected] or at 315-963-4298.