INA – Rend Lake College will present “A Framework for Understanding Poverty Workshop” by Dr. Bethanie Tucker of AHA Process, Inc., in Highland, Texas.
The workshop is targeted at principals, counselors, social workers and classroom teachers. It will be held from 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., June 12 and 13, in room 206-207 of the Learning Resource Center on the RLC Main Campus in Ina. Registration begins at 8 a.m. The fee is $12 and does not include lunch.
Day one will cover the following topics: 12 key points in understanding poverty, resources and case studies, registers of language, story structure, cognitive development, family structure, hidden rules, discipline interventions, and building relationships. This workshop works well with both secondary and elementary audiences of any size, as well as anyone interested in the topic.
Day two will go into depth on the Structures of Learning: The What, The Why, and The How. It also includes mental models; vocabulary, math, and reading strategies; lesson design; and question making as a means to develop cognition in learners.
This very informative and highly recommended workshop is available on a first-come, first-served basis. To ensure a seat, please register by May 23.