Welcome to Siedow Teacher Education

LARRY SIEDOW AND SIEDOW TEACHER EDUCATION
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH

COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY - PUEBLO, CO

(providing continuing education graduate level classes to educators since 1985)

Courses Do Not Require A Class Meeting.  All Course Materials Are Mailed.

Summer 2014 registration is now available.
Spring registrations will be accepted until April 7th.

Courses offer:

  • 3 semester(41/2 quarter credit) graduate credit courses offered by Colorado State University - Pueblo.
  • Flexibility for busy schedules
  • No on-line, internet, or video requirements
  • Practical and relevant courses designed to improve learning
  • Work at your own pace, individually or with colleagues
  • Group discounts and discounts for multiple classes are available

When You Register as an Individual:
    ▪    Register for 2 or more courses and save $30 or more

When You Register With a Group of 3 or More Participants
:

    ▪    Register for 1 course and save $20
    ▪    Register for 2 or more courses and save $50 or more

When You Register With a Group of 6 or More Participants:
    ▪    Register for 1 course and save $25
    ▪    Register for 2 or more courses and save $60 or more

 When You Register With a Group of 9 or More Participants
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    ▪    Register for 1 course and save $35
    ▪    Register for 2 or more courses and save $80 or more

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See below for a quick preview of course titles.

Course #538 Dealing With Difficult Parents and With Parents in Difficult Situations - This individualized study course will provide you with many practical suggestions for working with parents. It will assist you in building positive relationships, defusing explosive situations, and help you effectively respond to concerns.

Course #684 Educating Oppositional and Defiant Students - This individualized study course will help teachers and educators work with students who present this challenge. Many of these students can become aggressive, disruptive, and even violent. This is a course that will benefit all educators.

Course #792 Dimensions of Learning - This individualized study course provides a practical model that K-12 educators can use to improve the quality of teaching and learning in any content area.

Course #886 Teaching with the Brain in Mind - This individualized study course will help make brain-compatible learning a reality in your classroom or school. Take advantage of the incredible revelations in brain-based learning and apply these findings to your work.

Course #903 Classroom Instruction That Improves Student Learning - This individualized study course focuses on the nine instructional strategies proven to improve student achievement. These research-based strategies will make you a better educator.

Course #906 Classroom Management That Works For Educators - This individualized study course addresses the critical role educators play in classroom management. How does classroom management affect student achievement? What techniques do teachers find most effective? How important are school wide policies and practices?

Course #986 Making the Middle Level the Best It Can Be - If you are a middle level educator or are a parent of a middle level student this is a must class for you. This individualized study course is for those who believe that the middle level years are critical for young adolescents.

Course #500 Educating Everybody’s Children: Strategies for Diverse Learners - This individualized study course will provide educators with strategies and techniques when working with students from diverse cultural, ethnic, linguistic, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Every strategy includes classroom examples supported by research.

Course #501 The Key Elements of Classroom Management - This individualized study course will help educators manage time and space, manage student behavior, and manage instructional strategies. A course for the “new” and “experienced.”

Course #502 How to Teach So Students Remember - This individualized study course will provide educators with the strategies to increase the capacity of their students to receive information, store it in long-term memory, and retrieve it in various situations.

Course #503 Fulfilling the Promise of the Differentiated Classroom - This individualized study course will assist educators in reaching all students. It focuses on the needs of students, the response of teachers, and how to use curriculum and instruction to address learner needs.

Course #504 The Threads of Reading: Strategies For Literacy Development - This individualized study course will provide educators with the six foundational “threads” that students need to become effective readers and offers a series of skill-building strategies and activities for use in the classroom.

Course #505 What Great Teachers Do Differently - This individualized study course focuses on what great teachers do that sets them apart. No matter how good we are, everyone wants to be better. By implementing these principles, you can become even better!

Course #506 Classroom Motivation: Engaging Students in Learning - This individualized study course focuses on strategies that will help you connect with your students, build relationships, and motivate them to succeed.

Course #507 Classroom Instruction That Works With English Language Learners - This individualized study course will address the urgent need to improve the quality and quantity of instruction for ELLʼs, both in special programs and mainstream classes.

Course #508 Discipline with Dignity - This individualized study course will equip teachers with classroom skills and techniques that enable them to spend less time dealing with behavioral problems and more time on positive interactions with students and on instruction.

Course #509 Learning and Memory: The Brain in Action - This individualized study course offers dozens of practical suggestions for teaching and assessing in ways that take advantage of how the brain works.

Course #510 Teaching Multiple Intelligences in the Classroom - This individualized study course offers educators a practical guide to incorporating intelligences into the classroom.

Course #511 Great Performances: Creating Classroom Based Formative Assessments - This course will help you develop, test, and refine common formative assessments in your grade level or content area. You will gain feedback on how well students are understanding the content.

Course #512 The Power of Professional Learning Communities - Become a part of the powerful collaboration of educators dedicated to raising student achievement through professional learning communities. This individualized study course will show why PLCʼs are fast becoming the norm in schools and districts across the country.

Course #513 Enhancing Professional Practice - This independent study course will successfully implement a response to intervention culture that views every child as one of our kids.

Course #514 Personalizing the High School Experience for Each Student - This individualized study course will assist all high school educators in the goal of personalizing their classes and schools and experiencing more motivated and engaged learners.

Course #515 Thriving as a Teacher Leader - If you have a teacher leadership role in your school such as a mentor, department or grade level lead, or are responsible for a program or activity, or aspire to in the future, this individualized study course is for you.

Course #516 Strategies for Classroom Inclusion - Times and laws have changed and inclusion is common in our classrooms. This individualized study course provides strategies for both regular and special education teachers.

Course #517 Get Your Students to Work Harder Than You and Other Principles of Teaching - Become a master teacher by applying seven principles to your teaching that engage and motivate your students.

Course #518 Strategies for the Writer’s Notebook Grades 3-8 - This course provides the tools teachers need to make notebooks an integral part of their writing program.

Course #519 Exemplary Practices for Math Teachers Grades 6-12 - Discover what the best math teachers know and do to provide motivational and challenging math instruction.

Course #520 The Challenge of Grading - Grading presents a variety of challenges at all levels. This course provides specific suggestions for improving practices in the classroom.

Course #521 Improving the Performance of Economically Disadvantaged Students - Poverty hurts students, families, and communities. This course will assist educators in improving their instruction and improve academic achievement and life readiness for economically disadvantaged students.