Classroom Management for Today’s Schools (Online) (5.17-6.20.21)

Classroom Management for Today’s Schools (Online) (5.17-6.20.21)

May 17th

Jason Guerin

Date: May 17 – June 20, 2021
Course #: EDMA 288:624
Credit Hours: 1
Registration Deadline: May 17 @5:00 p.m.

This 1-credit hour course provides teachers, staff members, para-educators, and administrators with researched based strategies to help guide the classroom climate and culture by utilizing the text A Handbook for Classroom Management that Works by Robert J. Marzano, Barbra R. Gaddy, Maria C. Foseid, Mark P. Foseid, and Jana S. Marzano. The course will provide proven strategies that will assist with the development of rules and procedures, assist with discipline and consequences, help foster professional teacher-student relationships, guidance on the mental set, student responsibility, getting off to a good start, and how to handle management at the school level. Participants will be asked to critically reflect and adapt their pedagogues as they learn, reflect and process new information through readings, activities, and discussions. A highly engaging class, it is designed to offer participants important information and requires meaningful application to their professional lives.

This course is presented completely online and self-paced. Participants are expected to access the course and post regularly (at least once a week) and make reasonable progress, but there are no due dates attached to individual assignments to provide flexibility and to better accommodate participants’ busy schedules. DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THE END OF THE COURSE TO TRY TO COMPLETE EVERYTHING.

Required Materials:

A Handbook for Classroom Management that Works, Robert J. Marzano ISBN-13:978-0135035818

This class is available for License Renewal, Graduate, Paraeducator or Audit credit.

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  1. The instructor will email you once the start date arrives with information on how to get started in the class.
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    2. Be sure to check your junk/spam/clutter folders-mailboxes in case the email isn’t recognized as known mail; and
    3. If you are using a school email address, many schools have their network security filters set up to push unknown emails directly to spam and you will not even see it-if this is the case you will need to either talk to your IT department and request emails with the email address be allowed through or let us know you want to use a different email address.
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    1. The Syllabus gives information of what will be expected of you in the course. Generally, it will include course policies, rules and regulations, required texts, and a schedule of assignments;
    2. The Fees will let you know how much this class will cost depending on the type of credit you want to take it for as well as if you are an ISEA member or not;
    3. The Cancellation Policy is important so you know how to cancel if you need to and how refunds are handled and
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