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GWC 500-28 MSSEU F.E.E.T. Book Study "Far From the Tree" is a Course

GWC 500-28 MSSEU F.E.E.T. Book Study "Far From the Tree"

Mar 7 - Apr 12, 2019
1 credit

$45 Enroll

Full course description

Event Sponsor: 
Morton-Sioux Special Education Unit
Event Contact Name: Arliss Koski
Position or Title: 
Special Education Programs Coordinator
Event Contact Phone: (701) 751-6500
Event Contact Email: arliss.koski@msd1.org
Event Location: 
Mandan Public Schools, 901 Division St. NW Mandan, ND
Event Start Date: Thursday, March 7, 2019
Event End Date: Thursday, April 11, 2019
Objective and Outcomes: 
After this book study, participants will be able to :
1. Demonstrate a deeper understanding of the perspective of parents whose children have a variety of disabilities.
2. Understand how to develop positive and effective relationships with parents of the children that participants work with on a daily basis.
3. Develop strategies to improve their ability to work with parents and see things from their perspective.
Resources/Course Materials: 
BOOK: “Far from the Tree” Young Adult Version written by Andrew Solomon (2012), Adapted by Laurie Calkhoven (2018); Scribner Publishing. ISBN: ISBN-10: 1481440918 ISBN-13: 978-1481440912
VIDEO: "Far From the Tree" 
WEBSITE: http://andrewsolomon.com/books/far-from-the-tree/
Attendance: 
Daily sign-in sheet
Evaluation and Evidence of Learning and Application: 
2-3 Page reflection paper by each participant on a topic covered, as well as how this information will be utilized in their profession.