Eager to Learn

Mind in the Making: Focus and Self-Control (08/05/20 - 08/26/20)

Develop a deeper understanding of social, emotional, and cognitive learning through the study of executive functions. Explore each of the seven life skills described by Ellen Galinsky in her book Mind in the Making, then examine and discuss the skills of Focus and Self-Control in more depth. Explore resources and implement strategies to support the…

REGISTRATION DEADLINE

Jul 29, 2020 12:00am CST

Start Date

Aug 05, 2020 12:00am CST

completion date

Aug 26, 2020 11:59pm CST

Chat sessions

Topic Date Times
Week 1 Chat Aug 05, 2020 7:50 pm - 8:45 pm
Week 2 Chat Aug 12, 2020 7:50 pm - 8:45 pm
Week 3 Chat Aug 19, 2020 7:50 pm - 8:45 pm
Week 4 Chat Aug 26, 2020 7:50 pm - 8:45 pm

instructor

inservice time

Chat Sessions: Wednesdays 8:00-8:45pm CST August 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2020

required text book

Book Required - Mind in the Making, by Ellen Galinsky This book is available at: https://www.amazon.com/Mind-Making-Seven-Essential-Skills/dp/006173232X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1533767740&sr=8-1&keywords=mind+in+the+making

Develop a deeper understanding of social, emotional, and cognitive learning through the study of executive functions. Explore each of the seven life skills described by Ellen Galinsky in her book Mind in the Making, then examine and discuss the skills of Focus and Self-Control in more depth. Explore resources and implement strategies to support the development of Focus and Self-Control. This is an Eager to Learn online course.