SafeSchools Online Staff Training

At WISD, the safety of our staff and students is of utmost importance and this is re-emphasized at the start of each school year. Every September (or at time of hire if after September), each staff member is required to complete training modules through SafeSchools an online training system. We're confident these courses are informative and helpful in maintaining a safe learning environment.

Modules required by all staff:

  • Bloodborne Pathogen Exposure Prevention (22 minutes)
  • Child Abuse: Mandatory Reporting (31 minutes)
  • Cybersecurity Overview (13 minutes)
  • Diversity Awareness: Staff-to-Staff (23 minutes)
  • FERPA: Confidentiality of Records (14 minutes)
  • Seclusion and Restraint: Awareness Training (33 minutes)
  • Sensitivity Awareness (32 minutes)
  • Sexual Harassment: Staff-to-Staff (27 minutes)
  • Title IX Compliance Overview (43 minutes)

Modules required only by maintenance and facilities staff:

  • Hazard Communication: Right to Understand (GHS) (26  minutes)
  • Material Safety Data Sheets (20 minutes)

Staff can access the training site by clicking on the Staff link in the header of WISD's web pages and then clicking SafeSchools from the list of icons  or by clicking on the link below.

WISD SafeSchools Testing Site

If you have any problems/questions accessing the site or logging in, please contact Karen Waitz, HR Technician, ext. 1312 or Becky Mullins, HR Supervisor, ext. 1314.

Thank you staff for doing your part in keeping our students and each other safe!

ADA & Accessibility

Our School Strives To Ensure Our Website Is Accessible To All Our Visitors 

Washtenaw ISD is committed to providing a website that is fully accessible and we are currently in the process of developing a new website to better meet the needs of our customers. Our new website will include improvements to ADA compliance and accessibility, and during this transition, we remain committed to maintaining our existing website's accessibility and usability. 

ADA Compliance

Non Discrimination

It is the policy and commitment of the Washtenaw Intermediate School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age, height, weight, familial status, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any legally protected characteristic, in its educational programs, activities, admissions, or employment policies in accordance with Title IX of the 1972 Educational Amendments, executive order 11246 as amended, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and all other pertinent state and Federal regulations.

Non Discrimination Information

ADA and Title IX Coordinator ADA and Title IX Coordinator
Brian Marcel
Associate Superintendent
1819 S. Wagner Road 
Ann Arbor, MI  48103
(734) 994-8100 ext. 1402
Cassandra Harmon-Higgins
Executive Director, HR & Legal Services
1819 S. Wagner Road 
Ann Arbor, MI  48103
(734) 994-8100 ext. 1311