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GWC 500-77 Bismarck-Mandan Counsel for Exceptional Children Book Study is a Course

GWC 500-77 Bismarck-Mandan Counsel for Exceptional Children Book Study

Started Oct 22, 2018
1 credit

$45 Enroll

Full course description

Event Sponsor: *Bismarck Mandan CEC
Event Contact Name: *Tamara Waters-Wheeler
Position or Title: *School Psychologist/CEC Member
Event Contact Phone: *(701) 527-6733
Event Contact Email: *tamara.waters-wheeler@msd1.org
Event Location: *Mandan
Event Start Date: *Thursday, November 1, 2018
Event End Date: *Saturday, May 25, 2019
Objective and Outcomes: *• Participants will gain a better understanding of what “grit” is and why it is important.
• Participants will become familiar with how to grow their grit and how they can help others grow their grit.
• Participants will examine and discuss their own beliefs and experiences related to passion and interest and how this compares to the growth mindset.
• Participants will learn practical strategies to cultivate a growth mindset and a sense of optimism
Resources/Course Materials: *Book: Grit by Angela Duckworth
TED TALK: Angela Duckworth
A variety of Grit in the Classroom VIdeos from Edutopia
Adult Interest Inventory
Article: Q & A with David Goleman
How to Foster Grit, Tenacity and Perseverance; An Educator’s Guide
Attendance: *Sign in Sheet
Evaluation and Evidence of Learning and Application: *Completion of Reading Reflection Log and classroom discussion of material and how it will be used in the participant's teaching practice.
Submission of Completion and Final Grades: *Thursday, May 30, 2019