Dignity for All Students Act

Dignity for All Students Act (DASA)

Dignity for All Students Act
ONC BOCES is pleased to offer DASA trainings.  The DASA course we are offering presently is a six hour face-to-face class instructed by Maizy Jaklitsch, our NYSED DASA Certified Instructor.  Additional sessions may be added as needed. All courses are offered from 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM, and lunch is provided.

Registration will be from 8:00-8:15 with a prompt start time of 8:15. There is no late admittance.

Cost for this 6-hour course is $100, payable on the day of training in the form of check or money order only, made payable to: ONC BOCES.

For training dates and to register, please click HERE!  Keyword search "DASA" for all available trainings.  You must register through MyLearningPlan to reserve your space in the selected course. The title of the 6-Hour course is: Dignity for All Students Act (DASA) Mandated 6 Hour Certification Workshop.

Please contact Audra DeSilva at 607-286-7715 ext. 2704 or e-mail her at [email protected] with any questions.

Upon completion of the 6 hour class, you will receive your Certificate of Completion. We will upload the participants to the TEACH system, as per the NYSED requirements. In order for it to upload correctly you do need to have a TEACH account.

Questions about certification requirements and DASA?
If you have questions about whether or not you need to take the DASA Training for your certification, you can contact the Regional Certification at ONC BOCES or the NYSED Office of Teaching . The Regional Certification Office serves as an extension of the Teacher Certification Division of the New York State Education Department. The office provides evaluative and consultant services to component school districts and the ONC BOCES on New York State teacher and coaching certification requirements.

Regional Certification Office - ONC BOCES
Tammy Pochily, Regional Certification Specialist
[email protected]
PO Box 382, 2020 Jump Brook Road
Grand Gorge, New York 12434
Phone: (607) 588-6291 Ext. 110
Fax: (607) 588-7022


New York State Education Department
Office of Teaching
Phone: (518) 474-3901
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