Student Behavior: Emotional-Attention-Active
Instructor: Dewey Walsh
Monday, August 25, 2014 - Friday, December 12, 2014
Wednesday Evenings 4:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Monticello Community Center, 505 Walnut St , Monticello, Minnesota
Academic Level: K-12 Professional Development
NDSU Credit Fee: $100 + Course Fee: $190
This is a course that will help the participant to understand the child who has a different biological makeup that needs a unique approach to accommodate learning.
Goals and Objectives:
A discussion of the ways to engage and remove the layers of self-doubt in students by integrating them into an environment that speaks to more children and their learning styles will be the result or follow as a consequence of this course.
Reiff, M. and Tippens,S.(2004). ADHD: A Complete and Authoritative Guide. NY: American Academy of Pediatrics.
The required reading is found in the text and a series of articles on the Internet. National Institute of Mental Health. (2008). Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Retrieved from: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder/adhd_booklet.pdf (print - out a free copy.)
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.
The cost of the course does not include textbook.
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.