Revealing Minds: Understanding Struggling Learners
Instructor: Dewey Walsh
Monday, August 25, 2014 - Friday, December 12, 2014
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Community Center, Monticello, MN
Academic Level: K-12 Professional Development
NDSU Credit Fee: $100 + Course Fee: $190
Participants will learn the instructional approaches and strategies needed to address the unique needs and abilities of children who have Neurodevelopmental differences that impact their cognitive and emotional development.
As a result of participation, students will be able to:
- understand the nature and needs of students with learning and behavior difficulties,
- assessment and analysis, strengths and weaknesses of students with differences.
The required text is: Pohlman, C. (2008). Revealing Minds. CA: Jossey-Bass. Textbook can be ordered from http://www.amazon.com
About The Instructor
Dewey J. Walsh, Ed.D. was a public school teacher and guidance counselor for 34 years. Dewey taught graduate-level professional education classes through Moorhead State University, Moorhead, MN for 10 years and the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN, for 26 years. Dewey was born in Grand Forks, North Dakota where he attended the University of North Dakota, earning a B.S. & M.A. in Education and a Doctorate in Teacher Education.
A minimum $20 processing fee will be assessed per person for cancellations received after the start of the course. Refunds are not issued after the start of the course or after access to the course has been provided.