AVAILABLE IN AUSTRALIA ONLY
This workshop presents the basic theory and practice of YCDI! Education as it relates to increasing student achievement, positive behaviour and wellbeing.
Teachers will learn how to help develop student confidence, persistence, organisation, getting along and resilience as well as positive Attitudes (e.g. optimism, high frustration tolerance and self-acceptance).
YCDI! Education training includes classroom and school-wide practices and the use of YCDI! student development curricula (YCDI! Early Childhood Program Achieve, 3rd Ed., NEW Program Achieve). Ideal for a school new to YCDI! Education or with new staff or staff needing a refresher in YCDI!
This highly acclaimed half-day workshop presented at hundreds of primary and secondary schools and enjoyed by over 10,000 teachers is designed to promote self-awareness and self-management in the face of tough work situations and people. The Resilient Educator helps teachers and administrators develop positive attitudes and social and emotional skills to perform at their best.
This workshop is an ideal experience for teachers to gain greater understanding and appreciation of the attitudes and social-emotional skills taught in YCDI! Education social-emotional learning curricula.
Step 1. Take Stock
Step 2. Take Control
Step 3. Take Action
This workshop designed for primary and lower secondary-level classroom teachers focuses on the integration of personal, social and learning attitudes and skills during the teaching of literacy and numeracy.
Goals of the AB4L Professional Development Program
Published research indicates that the AB4L teaching program strengthens students’ attitudes and social-emotional skills needed for engagement, cooperative learning, independent classwork and homework and leads to an improvement in reading comprehension of students in the lower 50% of achievement.
AB4L practices that teachers develop further
AB4L enables a student to
This program is presented by a YCDI! Education trainer to students to strengthen their social and emotional skills including positive attitudes.
A school may select from the following list of attitudes and social-emotional skills taught to students:
Presented by a YCDI! Education trainer, this program combines animated video, discussion topics and group activities, students learn rational self-talk and coping skills to deal with teasing, bullying and other forms of anti-social behaviour. They learn to use the following four-step strategy when faced with bullying:
This program is presented by a YCDI! Education trainer to students to strengthen their social and emotional skills including positive attitudes that will help them to:
At your school, a YCDI! Education Trainer can present a parent education session to groups of parents/caregivers of children of all ages. These engaging and informative presentations include handouts, discussion and interactive activities.
In this talk, participants will learn:
In this talk, parents will learn the importance of: