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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1What are Cognitive, Social, and Emotional Development?
Course SummaryIn this course, teachers will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge of child development and disorders and understand ways in which to prevent bullying, abuse and violence. Brief lessons provide details about intervention, response and prevention strategies that can help reduce violence in the school.
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About This Course
This course is designed to help teachers develop a better understanding of the types of behavioral and emotional disorders that can lead to bullying and violence and how they can manage aggression and violent behaviors in the classroom. Educators can gain deeper insight into youth violence, child abuse and neglect, cyberbullying, safety promotion programs and more.
How It Works
Each chapter in this course is comprised of short video or text lessons offering key term definitions, examples and expert instruction. Lessons are accessible on any device, at all times, so teachers can fit this review into their busy schedules. Self-assessment quizzes are handy tools that measure how much has been retained from each lesson.
This course includes:
- Short video lessons with a video tag feature that allows viewers to jump to specific parts of the video
- Text lessons providing summaries and detailed examples
- Quizzes to help those who access this course to determine how much they have learned
- Chapter exams testing one's understanding of effective strategies and techniques described in the lessons
- A final exam that helps to determine one's readiness in implementing these strategies in the classroom
How It Helps
- Builds better awareness of behavior that can lead to violence: Helps teachers identify behavioral and emotional issues and possibly reduce the risk of violent episodes in the classroom or school.
- Reduces violent and bullying episodes: Teaches effective techniques for teachers to create effective anti-bullying and anti-violence programs.
- Supports student awareness and participation: Outlines ways in which students can become involved in creating anti-bullying campaigns and help promote safety in the school.
- Provides support for students with disorders or who have been abused: Discusses ways in which teachers can identify, report and respond to evidence of abuse, neglect or bullying and implement intervention strategies.
- Understanding cognitive, social and emotional development in children and adolescents
- Describing behavioral and mental health disorders in children and adolescents
- Relating childhood challenges, such as peer pressure and juvenile delinquency
- Define different anxiety disorders
- Listing signs of child abuse and neglect
- Reporting methods for child abuse
- Defining school and youth violence
- Managing aggressive and disruptive behaviors
- Developing programs and campaigns to prevent bullying and school violence
- Applying crisis management methods
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