Sign up for the ARK for Teachers: Secondary Level Volume 3 Course
This Course includes 2 Sections, and 10 lessons

Price: $35

The ARK for Teachers – Secondary Level Volume 3 Moodle is the textbook version of our training. Each lesson must be viewed in sequence to proceed to the accompanying quiz. Upon completion of this course and quizzes, you will earn a certificate documenting 13 accredited CEU credits.

Section 1 Elevating the Social-Emotional Climate Through Positive Relationships

Lesson 1: Creating Caring Relationship with Students

When you spend a little time in a school building, it is easy to discern the social-emotional climate there. In the cafeteria, is there a hushed, stern atmosphere of…

Lesson 2: Building Trusting Relationships with Staff

The most important factor in determining the social-emotional climate of a school is the quality of the relationships among the adults on the campus…

Lesson 3: Encouraging Positive Relationships Among Students

It is astonishing how little attention is paid to the quality of the relationships between students on a campus. A Google search provides little information, and…

Lesson 4: Initiating Supportive Relationships with Administrators

Teaching at a school with supportive, progressive, and hard-working administrators can make all the difference for teachers.  Unfortunately, this is…

Section 2 Going Beyond Excellence in the Classroom

Lesson 5: Providing Differentiated Instruction

Differentiated instruction is an approach to teaching that encourages teachers to vary their approaches to best accommodate the vast diversity displayed by students…

Lesson 6: Instructing Gifted Students

Teaching is one of the most demanding, challenging, and important jobs in the world. One of the greatest challenges involves students who…

Lesson 7: Teaching Students Who Are Below Grade Level

One of the most common frustrations teachers have is that when their students begin the year, many seem to be significantly farther behind in regard to the content…

Lesson 8: Reducing Student Test-Taking Anxiety

A common complaint voiced by many students is, “I’m not good at taking tests. Lots of times, even when I know the material, I freeze up.” While there are many reasons for…

Lesson 9: Employing Humor in the Classroom

Did you hear about the two students in an American history class who took off one weekend to go to the beach, had a great time, stayed too long, and missed…

Lesson 10: Exercising Empathetic Awareness

The best term I can think of to describe the relationship that a truly caring teacher hopes to establish with his students is “empathetic awareness.” Empathetic awareness…