Understanding Challenging Behavior

Applied Behavior Techniques

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Offered by: 
Professional Development

Description

As a paraprofessional or general education teacher, one of the most important aspects of your work is helping students stay ready for learning. In this workshop, you will have the opportunity to share your experiences and learn positive behavioral approaches to support students in general education settings in concert with other educators or behaviorists.

Topics covered will include:

  • Observational techniques
  • Data collection practices
  • Basic interventions to assist students to engage in learning


Participants should bring laptop computers to this training, if possible.

Audience and Grade Level

Teachers and Paraprofessionals, Grades Pre-K - 12

Credits

Certificate of Attendance, 6 hours

Availability

Future training dates will be announces here. If you have questions or are interested in offering this training on-site, please contact us.

Instructor(s)

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    Laurel Peltier holds an Ed.D. in Special Education Leadership and C.A.G.S. in Special Education from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, as well as a professional license as a Special Education Administrator in Massachusetts.

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, CES 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 7 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.