NDSU Distance & Continuing Education (DCE)

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K-12 Professionals

Revealing Minds: Understanding Struggling Learners

EDUC 600

2 CREDITS

$290

Monticello

Instructor: Dewey Walsh

Grading: Letter

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

Course Description:

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.

Objectives:

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.

Text:

Revealing Minds: Assessing to Understand and Support Struggling Learners

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 Walsh
Dewey Walsh

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.

 

**Registration Instructions:

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.

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