What Role might a Teacher play in Suicide Prevention?

What Role might a Teacher play in Suicide Prevention?

Students with mental health disorders can be prone to suicidal tendencies. Some of the red flags that should put a teacher on alert include:

Threatening suicide.
Looking for access to means.
Talking or writing about death, dying, suicide.
Made a previous attempt that was serious enough to require hospitalization.

If you have a student in your classroom who fits into any […]

Understanding ADHD

Understanding ADHD

Have you ever come across a child who’s always on the move?
They might have had ADHD.
Have you ever come across a child who’s always on the move? They might have had ADHD. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity disorder or ADHD is seen commonly in today’s classroom. Children with this condition are restless, […]

Minnesota Relicensure PACKAGE #2

“Your courses fit my needs perfectly.
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The Minnesota Relicensure Package #2 is one of two packages that meet the five Minnesota relicensure requirements:

Accommodation & Differentiation
Positive Behavior Intervention Strategies
Reading Instruction
Mental Health
Technology

Enrolling in the […]

Core Teaching PACKAGE #2

Essential Instructional Techniques and Tools for Today’s Teacher
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The Core Teaching Package includes the following five courses and saves you $46 over enrolling in them individually. This […]

About the Brain

About the Brain

The About the Brain course is a combination of two self-study courses. Successful completion of this double-length course results in the issuance of ONE certificate of completion for 10 clock hours.
Cognitive Skills – Understanding Learning Challenges
The U.S. Department of Education, and others indicate that weak cognitive skills are […]

Introduction to Autism

Introduction to Autism

Most people today know someone with autism. People on the autism spectrum are in our classes, our neighborhoods and our families. Whether you know a little or a lot about autism, this course will give you useful information about the autism spectrum. Although everyone on the autism spectrum is an individual, this course outlines a constellation of developmental differences common in autism that lead to the key concerns of social and communication issues.

Minnesota Relicensure PACKAGE #1

Minnesota Relicensure PACKAGE #1

The Minnesota Relicensure Package includes the following five courses and saves you $46 over enrolling in them individually: Accommodating All Learners, Positive Behavior Intervention Strategies, Reading Across the Curriculum, Recognizing Early-onset Mental Health Disorders in Children and Adolescents and Introduction to Technology. This package provides essential instructional techniques and tools for today’s teacher. This package meets the Minnesota relicensure requirements.

Recognizing Early-Onset Mental Health Disorders in Children

Recognizing Early-Onset Mental Health Disorders in Children

As educators and parents we are often, by default, among the first people to notice that a child may be experiencing problems. Completion of this course results in a basic understanding of warning signs of early-onset mental illness in children and adolescents which is useful to professional teaching and learning as it strengthens teacher-parent communications.

Core Teaching PACKAGE #1

Core Teaching PACKAGE #1

The Core Teaching Package includes the following five courses and saves you $46 over enrolling in them individually: Accommodating All Learners, Positive Behavior Intervention Strategies, Reading Across the Curriculum, Recognizing Early-onset Mental Health Disorders in Children and Adolescents and Introduction to Technology for Teachers. This package provides essential instructional techniques and tools for today’s teacher. This package meets the Minnesota relicensure requirements.

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