Course No. ED461A, ED561A
As a teacher do you ever feel overwhelmed? Burned-out? Do you feel as if you can’t get through to some students? That you lack administrative support? That you cannot connect with some parents? That you can’t get away from negativity when you go to the lunchroom or pass certain teachers in the hallway? That you lack important resources for yourself or your students? Perhaps you just can’t break out of your own rut.
When Teaching Gets Tough offers practical strategies teachers can use to make things better right away. The text offers specific and distinct examples and strategies for addressing a plethora of difficult situations, as well providing as reflective opportunities and specific sections designed for administrators. The supplemental readings offer even more ideas and opportunities for exploring solutions. Once the course is completed, teachers will feel back on top of their game, re-energized, and know that they are making a positive difference in their lives and the lives of their students.
This course is appropriate for all grades, K - 12 including teachers, para-educators, counselors, and other support personnel.
|We advise you to review and download the course syllabus before registering.||Syllabus|
- Manage difficult students
- Work with unappreciative and irritating adults
- Make the best of an imperfect environment
- Find time to take care of themselves.
- Reclaim and sustain their energy and enthusiasm for teaching.
Course text, When Teaching Gets Tough: Smart Ways to Reclaim Your Game, is approximately $4 on Amazon.
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9th Grade Teacher