If you log in and your subscription to the simulations has ended, click on your name at the top right corner of the screen, next to the gear, and choose "add training POV," then click on "Kognito NYC."


At-Risk for Elementary School Educators, At-Risk for Middle School Educators and At-Risk for High School Educators are research-proven gatekeeper training simulations designed to prepare teachers, administrators and staff to: (1) recognize when a student is exhibiting signs of psychological distress, and (2) manage a conversation with the student with the goal of connecting them with the appropriate support.

In these 1-hour online trainings, users enter a virtual environment, assume the role of an educator, and engage in conversations with three emotionally responsive student avatars that exhibit signs of psychological distress, including thoughts of suicide.

Now Available: Respect For All, Building Respect: RFTA Conversation Skills, developed with the NYC DOE. Learn how all school based staff (teachers, counselors, paraprofessionals, RFA liaisons, etc.) should respond to bullying incidents. Practice effective conversation techniques to address biased language in the classroom, reach out when you suspect signs of bullying, and reinforce staff responsibilities in reporting bullying behavior.

The company's science-driven and research-proven approach have made Kognito the only company with health simulations listed in the National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices (NREPP) and are listed in SPRC/AFSP Best Practices Registry.

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You can help spread the word about the availability of these trainings to target learners. Please click on "Tips & Resources" below to gain access to a variety of resources to assist you in achieving this goal. They include promotional flyers, email and newsletter text, and more.
Tips & Resources Be a Champion for Your School! If you are a school administrator or a designated staff member who needs to track Kognito users in your school become a Kognito school champion. As a school champion, you will receive Kognito usage updates on the first day of every month, including a list of users associated with your school.

Continuing Nursing Education Accreditation

Origination Date: 8/1/16 Expiration Date: 8/1/18

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Arizona Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation for At-Risk for High School Educators, At-Risk for Middle School Educators, and Step In, Speak Up!.

Criteria for successful completion include the completion of the entire activity as logged in the learning management system, completion of the evaluation form, and selection of the correct choice at 60 decision points within the course.

The planning committee members have no relevant financial relationships to declare. The content experts/faculty/presenters/authors have no relevant financial relationship to declare. There is no commercial support being received for this activity. There is no sponsorship being received for this activity.

Accreditation refers to recognition of continuing nursing education only and does not imply AzNA or ANCC Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial products discussed or displayed in conjunction with this educational activity.