The Responsive Classroom® approach to teaching emphasizes academic, social, and emotional growth in a strong school community.
In each of the three courses offered, you’ll learn to use core Responsive Classroom practices to engage students academically, build a positive and inclusive community, manage the learning environment effectively, and create a developmentally appropriate learning environment.
Responsive Classroom Course for Elementary Educators – grades K-5, no prerequisite
Responsive Classroom Course for Middle School Educators – grades 6-8, no prerequisite
Course length - 4 days, Tuesday-Friday, October 22-25, 2019
Course cost: $US850
Independent research has found that the Responsive Classroom approach is associated with higher academic achievement in math and reading, improved school climate, and higher-quality instruction. It has been backed by the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL)as one of the most “well-designed evidence-based social and emotional learning (SEL) programs”.