School Connectedness, Climate & Classroom Management

2 Units    |    Term 3

This course prepares students to implement comprehensive initiatives addressing school climate in a variety of educational environments. Students learn to manage classrooms, crises and schoolwide climate in ways that promote connectedness between schools and their pupils. Moving beyond a model of discipline and punishment, the course explores contextually relevant approaches to fostering learning-conducive environments. General topics covered include assessing school climate, applying research-based best practices and crisis planning and management.