Safe Schools

  • Suicide Prevention Policy for Schools – November 8, 2016

    California AB2246 requires schools to adopt a policy on pupil suicide prevention in grades 7 to 12.  Marin County Office of Education, in partnership with the County of Marin Behavioral Health and Recovery Services, is hosting a forum on this new legislation, the importance of suicide policy and procedures and examples of existing policies.  Forum will be from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on November 8 at the Marin County Office of Education.

    School Action for Safety and Health (SASH) – November 10, 2016

    The SASH training program is a free hands-on, interactive, one-day course that trains key school district employees to become health and safety leaders for their district.  Participants will learn key occupational safety and health concepts, how to develop an effective Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP), and how to take a leadership role in promoting health and safety for school employees .

    The Marin County 21st Annual Peer Summit, November 18, 2016 – will be held at College of Marin, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. An inspirational peer-to-peer leadership workshop for 7th and 8th grade students. See flyer for more information.

    Sexual Harassment Prevention Training - January 12, 2017

    On January 12, 2017 (two sessions each day, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.), Carl Corbin, Legal Counsel with School and College Legal Services of California, will provide Sexual Harassment Prevention training for Marin County supervisory employees.  Workshops will be held at Marin County Office of Education.

    Education for 5th Grade Teachers – Family Life – January 13, 2017, 8:00 am – 3:00 p.m

    Steve Gardner, Family Life Health Education Specialist will present a workshop for 5th Grade Teachers at the Marin County Office of Education. The topics will include current biological/scientific education information, philosophy of family life education and family/cultural values. 

    Supporting Marin's Transgender Non-Conforming Students - January 23, 2017

    This workshop, co-hosted by the Marin County Office of Education and Marin Youth Leadership Institute, will provide an opportunity for school administrators, teachers and school board members to learn about best practices and lessons learned serving Marin's transgender students.  Workshop is scheduled from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.