A competency-based micro-credential to assist educational professionals in being able to identify risk factors, warning signs and action steps regarding youth suicide awareness and prevention
Early identification of individuals with one or more suicidal risk factors or of individuals exhibiting warning signs is crucial to suicide prevention efforts. Upon completion of this micro‑credential, professional educators will demonstrate the ability to identify multiple warning signs and risk factors related to youth suicide and to identify necessary action steps. Repeated exposure to and practice with this information is essential for all educators.
In order to earn this competency-based micro-credential, educators must demonstrate the ability to identify multiple warning signs and risk factors related to youth suicide and to identify necessary action steps.
This micro-credential was originally created by Franklin Regional School District in Pennsylvania on the BloomBoard platform and can be customized to your district's needs.
There are four primary characteristics of micro-credentials: competency-based, on-demand, personalized, and shareable. The BloomBoard platform for schools and districts includes: