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GWC 500-01 Book Study: The Other Wes Moore is a Course

GWC 500-01 Book Study: The Other Wes Moore

Ended May 16, 2021
2.0 credits

$90 Enroll

Full course description

Event Sponsor: *

North Dakota Association of School Psychologists

Event Contact Name: *

Loren Houle

Position or Title: *

School Psychologist

Event Contact Phone: *

(701) 566-4007

Event Contact Email: *

Event Location: *


Event Start Date: *

Monday, April 5, 2021

Event End Date: *

Saturday, May 15, 2021

Objective and Outcomes: *

After this book study, participants will be able to:
1. To increase participant comprehension of “The Other Wes Moore” through diverse learning opportunities organized around the book’s six reoccurring themes.
2. To engage participants in discussions and debates on themes and issues faced by the author and his counterpart.
3. Apply learning to better understand the variables of circumstances that youth are challenged with when navigating educational systems within the context of difficult upbringings.
4. Apply learning to better understand variables relevant to colleagues and coworkers to effectively address the needs of students they serve.

Resources/Course Materials: *

BOOK: “The Other Wes Moore” by Wes Moore, Spiegel & Grau Trade Paperbacks, 2011.
ISBN: 978-1-58836-969-7

Attendance: *

Online participation with discussion posts and debate prompts

Evaluation and Evidence of Learning and Application: *

Pass/Fail—To earn a “Pass”, the participant must respond to the instructor’s posted discussions and prompts. Participants must also complete the final assignment which involves a reflection of the content covered in the book and application of the content with individuals they serve or work alongside. Deadline to complete the class requirements is May 15, 2021.