Adolescent Development

PDPs: 
22.5
Graduate Credits: 
1
Offered by: 
Professional DevelopmentStruggling Learners

Description

This course explores adolescent development from grades 7-12. Physical, cognitive/intellectual, social/emotional, and moral development will be explored through a research to practice facilitation model. The course focuses on understanding the various stages, the theories behind those stages, and their impact on both instructional practices and adolescent perceptions and actions. Current instructional practices will be examined and implications for future practice will be explored.

Audience and Grade Level

Teachers, Grades 7-12, or teachers currently licensed to work with elementary level students who seek an additional license, to work with students in grades 7-12.

Credits

22.5 PDPs

1 Graduate Credit is available through FSU for $210.

Availability

This workshop is not currently scheduled. If you have questions or are interested in offering this training on-site, please contact us.

Instructor(s)

  • Kalynda Pearce

    Kalynda Pearce is currently a doctoral student at UMass-Amherst. Her teaching experience is extensive, including K-12 work in a suburban-to-urban setting, online teaching experience for the University of Phoenix, and supervision of student teachers for UMASS. She has a strong interest in teaching and learning opportunities for ELLs, particularly in STEM.

For more information, contact:
Position: 
Events Coordinator
Phone: 
413.586.4900 x5981
Email: 
esullivan@collaborative.org

Registration

A maximum class size is set for each course and registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. If the number of registrations for a course exceeds the maximum seats available or is too low to be able to conduct a quality learning experience, the Collaborative will inform you of available options.

Course Cancellation

If you wish to cancel your registration, please submit a request in writing (via mail, email or fax) no later than 5 business days before the workshop’s start date. After that, there are no refunds or billing adjustments.

In the event that a course is cancelled by the Collaborative for Educational Services, we will notify you as soon as possible. Please be sure to provide your best email address and phone number so we can contact you.  Although every effort is made to avoid last minute cancellations, if an emergency arises, we will do our best to reach you at the phone number and email address you provide. 

Inclement Weather

Any delays or cancellations are posted online at collaborative.org. You may also call 413.588.5979 after 6:30am for information about classes that day.