Challenging Behaviors

Topic: Behavior Management/Social Skills
Instructor: JoAnn Berkowitz
Method: Online (OWRK)
Sponsor: AU Elyria Center
Center Offered: EPD

Course Description:

Participants will increase their knowledge and skills in understanding the impact of poverty on student performance and specific strategies that support at-risk student classroom success.  During the course students will become aware of poverty indicators in their staet, community and school district; specific effects of poverty on student emotional, social, physical and academic development; success stories of communities and schools who have implemented programs that have had great success; components in schools and classrooms that support at-risk students success.  Students will learn specific strategies that have been proven successful in at-risk schools that support high expectations, effective lesson delivery, increase student engagement, strong classroom climate and strategies that build character and trust.

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Cost: $199
Timespan of Course:
July 1, 2015 to August 5, 2015
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Registration Information:
Course Number: EDU*6330*D1
Academic Term: 15/GW
Academic Level: GW
Credits: 1.00
Subject: EDU