Individual Enrollment:  Professional Growth: Instructional Support

     
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Explore your role as a student advocate and become proactive as you learn management strategies, practice decision-making skills, and use a standards-based lesson planning process to guide your instructional planning.
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Building Relationships with Parents Syllabus

Learn to build relationships with parents in order to enhance students' academic growth. Explore a variety of techniques to increase parent involvement. Create a classroom Website with the potential to increase communication with parents.
Credit Hours: 12 Cost: $60.00
   Current Sections Available:
       October 09, 2017 - October 29, 2017    
       November 06, 2017 - December 03, 2017     1 extra week for holiday
       November 27, 2017 - December 17, 2017    
       December 11, 2017 - January 14, 2018     2 extra weeks for holidays

Conflict Resolution in the Workplace Syllabus

Learn practical skills for understanding and resolving conflict in today’s changing workplace. Become familiar with how conflicts emerge and learn how to use proven conflict management techniques and styles. Discover strategies for handling difficult people and alternative dispute methods.
Credit Hours: 20 Cost: $100.00
   Current Sections Available:
       October 16, 2017 - November 19, 2017    
       November 13, 2017 - December 17, 2017    
       December 11, 2017 - January 28, 2018     2 extra weeks for holidays

Paraprofessionals: Instructional Strategies Syllabus

Examine the role of an instructional paraprofessional in creating a positive classroom learning environment. Learn basic instructional strategies and classroom management techniques to assist the classroom teacher.
Credit Hours: 12 Cost: $60.00
   Current Sections Available:
       October 02, 2017 - October 29, 2017    
       November 06, 2017 - December 10, 2017     1 extra week for holiday
       November 27, 2017 - January 14, 2018     3 extra weeks for holidays

Support Staff: Classroom Management Syllabus

Learn several ways to proactively manage the students and important resources for the classroom. Identify what can be accomplished before students arrive, during student contact time, and after students leave to make your substitute teaching assignment productive and enjoyable.
Credit Hours: 5 Cost: $25.00
   Current Sections Available:
       October 02, 2017 - October 15, 2017    
       November 06, 2017 - November 19, 2017    
       December 04, 2017 - December 17, 2017    

Support Staff: Instructional Strategies Syllabus

Learn to maintain academic focus in the absence of the regular classroom teacher. Develop knowledge of instructional strategies and techniques to facilitate student engagement and achievement.
Credit Hours: 5 Cost: $25.00
   Current Sections Available:
       October 16, 2017 - October 29, 2017    
       November 27, 2017 - December 10, 2017    
       December 04, 2017 - December 17, 2017    

Support Staff: Professional Practices Syllabus

Gain an awareness of school safety and security procedures, educational liability, professional responsibilities, and ethics. The video-based content utilizes scenarios to provoke consideration of five topics: creating a positive learning environment, eliminating harassing behaviors, promoting safety and classroom order, maintaining professional distance, and practicing professionalism with colleagues and community.
Credit Hours: 5 Cost: $25.00
   Current Sections Available:
       October 09, 2017 - October 29, 2017    
       November 06, 2017 - December 03, 2017     1 extra week for holiday
       November 27, 2017 - December 17, 2017