Elementary Advanced Course – Chicago, IL
July 30 August 02 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm$729
You’ve taken our Elementary Core Course.
Now take your SEL teaching skills to the next level with our Advanced Course!
The Elementary Advanced Course is designed to increase your knowledge and expand your teaching strategies and practices to strengthen the Responsive Classroom approach you’re already using. In this four-day, interactive training course, you will learn new methods and strategies including:
- Engaging Academics: Teacher Language, Open-ended Questions, Academic Choice, and Guided Discovery. We’ll also cover the Language of Learning, including core thinking, speaking and listening skills.
- Effective Management: Classroom Organization, as well as Effective Behavior Management tools such as Problem-Solving Conferences and Role-Play.
- And much more
“This workshop gives you strategies on how to address little problems, work on larger problems, and pushes you to be a more proactive teacher.”
– Natalie Cannon, Teacher
Prerequisite: 4-day Elementary Core Course
Suitable for grades K – 6
Resources included: Resource Book and Joyful Classroom
Check-in/Welcome: 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Session begins: 8:30 am
Session ends: 3:30 pm
Meet the Presenters
Chris is a 2nd and 3rd grade teacher in New York City and has worked at charter, public, and international schools throughout his career. He was introduced to the Responsive Classroom approach in his first year of teaching and has a thirst for high-quality professional development. Chris is licensed in early childhood, childhood, and special education.
Elizabeth currently works in Minneapolis as a social-emotional learning coach and an instructional coach at a diverse International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme school where she coaches teachers about the importance of building authentic relationships with students and applying the principles and practices of Responsive Classroom to all students, everywhere, every day. Elizabeth has over 20 years of educational experience and over 15 years of experience as a RC consulting teacher.
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