Webinar: Role of Community Engagement Specialists

Event Date
- Add to Calendar 2022-01-27 13:00:00 2022-01-27 14:00:00 Webinar: Role of Community Engagement Specialists The U.S. Department of Education, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, Office of Safe and Supportive Schools and its Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools (REMS) Technical Assistance (TA) Center will host a Webinar on Thursday, January 27, 2022, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. EST. This Webinar will highlight the role of school-based Community Engagement Specialists in supporting school safety efforts at the local and state level. Find objectives for the 60-minute Webinar below:  Highlight the role of school-based Community Engagement Specialists in supporting school safety efforts at the local and state level. Demonstrate the importance of developing a collaborative planning team to support emergency operations plan development, as outlined in Step 1 of the six-step planning process detailed in the Guide for Developing High-Quality School Emergency Operations Plans.   Discuss the role that Community Engagement Specialists at the school level play in supporting the National Preparedness System mission areas — prevention, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery — as well as their role in the before, during, and after phases of a potential emergency. Share resources to assist Community Engagement Specialists and other school practitioners with collaboration and supporting school safety efforts at the local and state level.      Presenters:   Sonoma County Office of Education Vanessa Johns Wedderburn, Community Engagement Specialist REMS TA Center Janelle Hughes, Project Director Questions About the Event?    Contact the REMS TA Center Help Desk at 1-855-781-REMS [7367] or info@remstacenter.org between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday.    Can’t make the live event? This Webinar will be archived on the REMS TA Center’s Website within 7 business days. Register  Online Online noreply@air.org America/New_York public

The U.S. Department of Education, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, Office of Safe and Supportive Schools and its Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools (REMS) Technical Assistance (TA) Center will host a Webinar on Thursday, January 27, 2022, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. EST. This Webinar will highlight the role of school-based Community Engagement Specialists in supporting school safety efforts at the local and state level.

Find objectives for the 60-minute Webinar below: 

  • Highlight the role of school-based Community Engagement Specialists in supporting school safety efforts at the local and state level.

  • Demonstrate the importance of developing a collaborative planning team to support emergency operations plan development, as outlined in Step 1 of the six-step planning process detailed in the Guide for Developing High-Quality School Emergency Operations Plans.  

  • Discuss the role that Community Engagement Specialists at the school level play in supporting the National Preparedness System mission areas — prevention, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery — as well as their role in the before, during, and after phases of a potential emergency.

  • Share resources to assist Community Engagement Specialists and other school practitioners with collaboration and supporting school safety efforts at the local and state level.     

Presenters:  

Sonoma County Office of Education

  • Vanessa Johns Wedderburn, Community Engagement Specialist

REMS TA Center

  • Janelle Hughes, Project Director

Questions About the Event?   

Contact the REMS TA Center Help Desk at 1-855-781-REMS [7367] or info@remstacenter.org between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday.   

Can’t make the live event? This Webinar will be archived on the REMS TA Center’s Website within 7 business days.


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