This course will help the learner achieve a better understanding of ADHD and intervention strategies to facilitate positive student change. Taught by Mick R. Jackson MS/ED, this course covers the hist..
This course describes Autism and Asperger's Disorder, including characteristics of these disorders, associated learning styles, communication weaknesses, and various intervention strategies. The cours..
This course is designed to give the learner a new perspective on student behavior and effective tools to facilitate positive student change. Taught by Mick R. Jackson MS/ED, this course provides a dev..
This course helps teachers build genuine bonds between themselves and their students and between students and their classmates, to create “kindred classhomes” with a foundation of acceptance, respect,..
Designed to help the learner identify and effectively teach students affected by child abuse and/or neglect, this course covers how to recognize the signs of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse, and..
This course is designed to help the learner gain a more comprehensive understanding of alcohol, drugs, and their influences in the classroom. It provides a contextual framework for understanding what ..
This course is designed to give you a new perspective on serving the needs of young children and their families. In this course you will learn what is meant by family-centered services as it applies t..
This course explores observation and assessment instruments, as well as recommended practices and available resources for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. Content includes an emphasis on observing..
This course explores contemporary best practice and perspectives on early childhood development. Content includes patterns and sequences of typical development for children from birth to six years. Em..
This course is designed to further develop the conceptual and technical skills required by teachers to help them identify their educational goals and implement meaningful instructional strategies for ..
Working with Students with Special Needs in General Education ClassroomsThis course is designed to help special and general educators gain a better understanding of inclusion, one of the current educa..
Practical Information for the Classroom TeacherThis course is designed to help educators achieve a better understanding of infant and toddler mental health, child development, and strategies that can ..
An Introduction to Scientifically-based ResearchThe purpose of this course is to improve your knowledge of science and the scientific process. This is the first course in a three-course series.Note: I..
Laying the Foundation for Effective Reading InstructionDesigned to lay the foundation for effective reading instruction, this course will teach you about the elements of effective instruction and the ..
Working with High AchieversThis course provides information on the history of exceptional students in relation to education, current law, and accepted methods for referral, assessment, and identificat..
A New ParadigmThis course is designed to expand your methodology for teaching Mathematics. The course will explore an innovative teaching model that incorporates strategies for teaching concepts const..
Meeting Mathematics StandardsThis course will explore an instructional methodology that incorporates strategies for teaching concepts, constructively, and contextually. The goal is for you to gain a d..
Coping with Aggressive Behavior in the ClassroomThis course includes topics on violence, aggression in the classroom, youth gangs, aggression in sports and on television, how drugs and alcohol play a ..
An Introduction to Differentiated InstructionThis course is an interactive computer-based instruction course, designed to give you an understanding of the framework of and need for creating supportive..