- Course type: Self-paced
- Available Lessons: 74
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
Eligible for Certificate: Yes
Certificates show that you have completed the course. They do not provide credit.
Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1What are Cognitive, Social, and Emotional Development?
Course SummaryIn this course, teachers will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge of child development and disorders and understand ways in which to prevent bullying, abuse and violence. Brief lessons provide details about intervention, response and prevention strategies that can help reduce violence in the school.
To Start This Course Today
Try it free for 5 days
Course Practice TestCheck your knowledge of this course with a 50-question practice test.
- Comprehensive test covering all topics
- Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
About This Course
This course is designed to help teachers develop a better understanding of the types of behavioral and emotional disorders that can lead to bullying and violence and how they can manage aggression and violent behaviors in the classroom. Educators can gain deeper insight into youth violence, child abuse and neglect, cyberbullying, safety promotion programs and more.
How It Works
Each chapter in this course is comprised of short video or text lessons offering key term definitions, examples and expert instruction. Lessons are accessible on any device, at all times, so teachers can fit this review into their busy schedules. Self-assessment quizzes are handy tools that measure how much has been retained from each lesson.
This course includes:
- Short video lessons with a video tag feature that allows viewers to jump to specific parts of the video
- Text lessons providing summaries and detailed examples
- Quizzes to help those who access this course to determine how much they have learned
- Chapter exams testing one's understanding of effective strategies and techniques described in the lessons
- A final exam that helps to determine one's readiness in implementing these strategies in the classroom
How It Helps
- Builds better awareness of behavior that can lead to violence: Helps teachers identify behavioral and emotional issues and possibly reduce the risk of violent episodes in the classroom or school.
- Reduces violent and bullying episodes: Teaches effective techniques for teachers to create effective anti-bullying and anti-violence programs.
- Supports student awareness and participation: Outlines ways in which students can become involved in creating anti-bullying campaigns and help promote safety in the school.
- Provides support for students with disorders or who have been abused: Discusses ways in which teachers can identify, report and respond to evidence of abuse, neglect or bullying and implement intervention strategies.
- Understanding cognitive, social and emotional development in children and adolescents
- Describing behavioral and mental health disorders in children and adolescents
- Relating childhood challenges, such as peer pressure and juvenile delinquency
- Define different anxiety disorders
- Listing signs of child abuse and neglect
- Reporting methods for child abuse
- Defining school and youth violence
- Managing aggressive and disruptive behaviors
- Developing programs and campaigns to prevent bullying and school violence
- Applying crisis management methods
Earning College Credit
Did you know… We have over 160 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.
To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page
Transferring credit to the school of your choice
Not sure what college you want to attend yet? Study.com has thousands of articles about every imaginable degree, area of study and career path that can help you find the school that's right for you.
Research Schools, Degrees & Careers
Get the unbiased info you need to find the right school.
Browse Articles By Category
Browse an area of study or degree level.
- Biological and Biomedical Sciences
- Communications and Journalism
- Computer Sciences
- Culinary Arts and Personal Services
- Liberal Arts and Humanities
- Mechanic and Repair Technologies
- Medical and Health Professions
- Physical Sciences
- Transportation and Distribution
- Visual and Performing Arts
- How to Become a Certified Child Abuse Prevention Trainer
- Flashcards - Response to Intervention Strategies
- Family Violence Prevention Counselor: Job Description & Career Info
- Flashcards - MTLE Health: Conflict Resolution & Violence Prevention
- Flashcards - MEGA Health: Conflict Resolution & Violence Prevention
- Strategies to Help Your ADHD Child Succeed at School
- One Laptop Per Child Provides Educational Opportunities Around the World
- Prevent Teacher Burnout with These Mental Strategies
- Working With Teachers to Help Your ADHD Child Be Comfortable at School
- Answers and detailed explanations to each question
- Video lessons to explain complicated concepts
Explore our library of over 70,000 lessons
- College Courses
- High School Courses
- Other Courses