Making Diversity Count® Course Details

  • October 10, 2013

Teachers participating in the online course receive tools and curricula they can put to use in the classroom right away, develop strategies to prevent name-calling and bullying, effectively work with diverse student groups and receive interdisciplinary lesson plans. Download the course flier (PDF).

Course Content:

  • Exploration of personal identity and the link between identity and stereotypes.
  • Language exploration and how exclusive and insensitive language can perpetuate bias.
  • Defining culture and examining the link between culture and bias.
  • Understanding both the definition and how to respond to confict.
  • Recognizing how prejudice and bias lead to bullying and learning how to prevent and intervene against it.
  • Identifying and practicing the characteristics of an inclusive classroom.

Course Tools:

  • Engaging “real life” videos
  • Expert commentaries and advice
  • Interactive activities allowing for multiple outcomes
  • Discussion board
  • Online “office hours” chat
  • Recommended resources, articles, and books
  • Opportunity to create a personal  journal

Certifications and Benefits:

  • Receive a certificate for 15 professional development hours. Your certificate may be submitted for professional development credits, CEUs and /or salary advancement.
  • Receive 10 complete ready-to-use anti-bias classroom lesson plans.
  • Learn how to build customized action plans to integrate multicultural practices into your classroom.
  • Acquire techniques for confronting discrimination to effectively intervene and prevent bullying.

Pricing

Individual Tuition is $140/person.

For price discounts for groups and quantity purchases, please contact us.

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