Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) April 17, 2014
School Improvement Network, the leader in educator effectiveness resources, today announces a webinar with the latest strategies for how educators can help prevent child abuse and neglect with experts from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Child Welfare Information Gateway on Wednesday, April 23 at 3:00 p.m. EST. The webinar is in conjunction with multiple other resources School Improvement Network is releasing in support of Child Abuse Prevention Month.
“Research repeatedly shows educators play a crucial role in reporting and preventing instances of child abuse and neglect,” said Chet D. Linton, CEO and president of School Improvement Network. “As such, it is critical we provide them continued training and resources to help them know how to best respond in these situations and help needy children get the help they need.”
This webinar will feature Rosie Gomez from the Children’s Bureau of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and Sharon McKinley from the Child Welfare Information Gateway. Gomez and McKinley will share how educators can make a difference in their schools and help prevent child abuse and neglect.
About School Improvement Network
Founded in 1991 by teachers, School Improvement Network has spent decades researching and documenting the best practices in education. From this research, School Improvement Network has developed the Educator Effectiveness System. This system delivers a process to improve teacher practice and gives educators a set of powerful tools to drive the process. Research shows that districts and schools that use the tools in the Educator Effectiveness System produce better teachers and, as a result, experience dramatic increases in student achievement, driving up student proficiency by an average of 18 percent in a single year. School Improvement Network works with thousands of schools and districts in every state and around the world and has visited over 3,500 classrooms to document best practices in action. Learn more at http://www.schoolimprovement.com.
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