Supporting Safe and Positive Colorado Schools
The mission of the Colorado School Safety Resource Center (CSSRC) is to assist educators, emergency responders, community organizations, school mental health professionals, parents and students to create safe, positive and successful school environments for Colorado students in all pre K-12 and higher education schools.
Events & Training
- NEW Resilience Strategies for Educators: Techniques for Self-Care and Peer Support Train-the-Educator (TtE) Virtual Training
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Upcoming CSSRC Virtual Trainings
|QPR Gatekeeper Training (Question, Persuade, Refer) taught by Jamie Soucie||March 5, 2021|
|Adolescent Development - Virtual Training||March 8, 2021|
|School Threat Assessment Basic Concepts taught by Brad Stiles||March 12, 2021|
|Secondary Traumatic Stress taught by Kati Garner||March 15, 2021|
- Other Upcoming CSSRC Virtual Trainings
Online Training Date QPR Gatekeeper Training (Question, Persuade, Refer) taught by Kati Garner April 12, 2021 Suicide Prevention Best Practices taught by Dustin Hunter April 16, 2021 School Threat Assessment Basic Concepts taught by Brad Stiles April 19, 2021 Mandated Reporting taught by Margaret Ochoa April 23, 2021 Marijuana and Youth in Colorado taught by Dustin Hunter April 26, 2021 School Threat Assessment Basic Concepts taught by Brad Stiles April 30, 2021
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- Claire Davis School Safety Act
This Act imposes a limited waiver of sovereign immunity for schools if a school fails to exercise “reasonable care” to protect all students, faculty and staff from “reasonably foreseeable” acts of violence that occurs at school or a school-sponsored activity. Learn More about Claire Davis School Safety Act (C.R.S. 24-10-106.3) Resource Page
- Child abuse hotline
Call 1-844-CO-4KIDS to report concerns of child abuse and neglect statewide. Learn More about CO-4-Kids
- SAMSHA Bullying App
SAMHSA’s bullying prevention efforts include the KnowBullying app, a free smartphone tool that provides information and guidance on ways to prevent bullying and build resilience in children. The KnowBullying app can be downloaded unto either iOS® Devices or Android™ Devices.