• Overview

    Protecting Children From Sexual Misconduct

    Summer camps, sporting events, day care, and visiting students are just a few of the programs that bring minors to college campuses.  

    Did you know:

    • 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 6 boys are sexually abused before they turn 18.
    • 9 is the average age when a child is sexually abused for the first time.
    • More than 90% of child abuse cases are never reported.

    Is your institution doing its part to keep children safe from harm?

    more than 90% of child abuses are never reported
  • protecting children learning program

    Help Keep the Children on Your Campus Safe

    Our Protecting Children online learning program will help all employees learn how to recognize, prevent, and report sexual misconduct.

    • Course: Identifying and Reporting Sexual Misconduct
      Covers topics such as predators, codes of conduct, and reporting.
    • Course: Hiring Staff Who Work With Minors
      Covers topics such as hiring practices and background checks, investigations, and discipline.
    • Video: Shine a Light
      This short video covers the warning signs of sexual abuse by adults, specific locations to keep an eye on, and concrete steps for reporting incidents or suspicions.
    • Video: Trust Betrayed
      This short video explores reasons serial sexual abuse can remain unexposed, how to recognize the warning signs of sexual abuse, and concrete steps for reporting incidents or suspicions
  • About Our Training

    Real Solutions to Real Problems: Data-Driven Online Training

    Canopy Programs by United Educators provides an affordable solution to your online training needs. With over 30 years of experience in the education world, our learning programs are specifically designed to address the issues that threaten the success of educational institutions, such as sexual misconduct, data security, and workplace harassment.

    Our learning programs are:

    • Available for individual purchase
    • Vetted by higher ed administrators
    • Based on real-life scenarios
    • Hosted in a portal that is easily tailored for your institution
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