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Disrupting Poverty - Book Study

Ended Jul 1, 2024

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Course Overview

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Course Description

Learn with a community of fellow educators as you take this 4-week, self-paced online book study, "Disrupting Poverty: Five Powerful Classroom Practices” by Kathleen M. Budge and Willian H. Parrett. This book draws upon decades of research and myriad authentic classroom experiences to debunk harmful myths, explain facts, and urge educators to act against the debilitating effects of poverty on their students. Participants will explore classroom-tested strategies and exercises for personal growth and ways to support students no matter their background.

Book Required: "Disrupting Poverty: Five Powerful Classroom Practices” by Kathleen M. Budge and Willian H. Parrett

To participate in this book study, you will need to obtain a copy of "Disrupting Poverty: Five Powerful Classroom Practices” by Kathleen M. Budge and Willian H. Parrett

Estimated Time: 14-16 Hours (Two Days)

This self-paced course typically requires 14-16 hours to complete, though the actual time may vary based on individual factors.

Access and Credentials

Click on "enroll now" to begin enrolling in the Course listing. After registering, click on “Canvas” at the top of the page to access your course in Canvas.

Bulk Enrollment

Administrators, PLC leaders, and others can enroll their whole team; there's an option for bulk enrollment in the Catalog for registering multiple members. You first need to reserve and purchase multiple enrollments. After that, you can invite individuals to your purchased seats.

Credentials: 15 CECH or 1 Graduate Credit

After completing this course, you can obtain 15 CECH or 1 graduate credit. Graduate credit costs an additional small charge to the university for both members and non-members. CECH/CEUs are free of charge and can be obtained instantly upon completing all requirements. More information can be found in the FAQ at the top of this page.