Based on the work of Eric Jensen, this online course explores brain compatible strategies for improving the academic achievement of students in poverty. Participants will explore why children in poverty struggle to achieve academic success and what educators can do to help their low income students succeed. Practical strategies for addressing instruction, classroom management and parent communication will be addressed.
CPE CREDIT: 2
*This course is currently archived and will be updated in the near future.*
The course remains visible to allow participants access to their certificates of completion.
Course Expectations: You are expected to complete at least 180 minutes and complete all activities in order to obtain your certificate.This will be done by viewing powerpoint slides, reading articles and responding to discussion questions.
Many children need a little help to turn their interests into accomplishments,but the task isn't always easy for parents. In this session, participants will learn the significance of having educational aspirations and how to develop academic socialization in the home.
CPE CREDIT: 3
This course is currently archived.