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GWC 500-54 Dr. Leonard Sax Professional Development is a Course

GWC 500-54 Dr. Leonard Sax Professional Development

1 credit

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Full course description

Event Sponsor: *

Bishop Ryan Catholic School

Event Contact Name: *

Fr. Jadyn Nelson

Position or Title: *

School President

Event Contact Phone: *

(701) 818-2670

Event Contact Email: *

Event Location: *

Bishop Ryan Catholic School

Event Start Date: *

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Event End Date:

Friday, May 1, 2020

Objective and Outcomes: *

Each teacher will understand the contemporary problems addressed and described by Dr. Leonard Sax in his professional development presentation and book The Collapse of Parenting and seek to understand and creatively apply his proposed solutions in his or her classroom or educational setting.

Resources/Course Materials: *

Sax, Leonard (2016). The Collapse of Parenting: How We Hurt Our Kids When We Treat Them Like Grown-Ups. Basic Books: New York.

Ibid. (2019). Dealing with Difficult Parents. Presentation with presenter notes retrieved at

Attendance: *

Attendance at the in-service was taken visually. The book study PLC portion will be measured through assignments handed in to the course administrator.

Evaluation and Evidence of Learning and Application: *

Each teacher will read The Collapse of Parenting, summarizing each chapter in one paragraph and making bulleted notation of the two most important and pertinent points of the chapter with respect to the educational practices and culture of Bishop Ryan Catholic School.

After having read the entire book and attended the in-service, each teacher will prepare a 3-5 minute presentation for the entire faculty describing the single most important problem to address along with a SMART goal and implementation strategy to accomplish it.

Evaluation is based upon the completion of the work in an acceptable format.