• What Does A Safe School Professional do?

                                                                                                   

    Who?

    The Safe School Professional at Bernice Mathews Elementary School is part of the school team to support students and families especially in the social area. It works closely with the Teachers, School Counselor and Parent Liaison.

    What?

    What Services Does Your Safe School Professional Provide?

     

    • SYSTEM SUPPORT:
    • Home visits
    • School Climate Improvement Support
    • Collaboration/consultation with teachers: behaviors, culture, inclusion of parents.
    • School engagement and truancy
    • Substance use/abuse & prevention programs
    • Understanding risk/protective factors

     

     

    • SMALL GROUP:
    • Parent/family center events and activities
    • Community linkages and resources
    • Focused Teacher/Administrator supports: consultation, observations, classroom behaviors, focused needs assessments, analysis of data, etc.)
    • Focused truancy interventions

     

     

    • INDIVIDUAL INTERVENTION:
    • Home visits
    • Individual supports as included in the IEP: community support and family involvement.
    • Resource linkage
    • Parent-Guardian Meeting at School
    • Problem solving: behavior, attendance