3 Modules of self-paced professional development YOU are in control of the content and pace of learning What do you want to learn more about?
What exactly will be learned in each of the ProSubs Skillful Teaching Modules
These Modules are for anyone who wants to: 1) Learn additional skills as a new substitute teacher or, 2) Continue building skills as an experienced substitute teacher by discovering essential routines, strategies, and solutions to be prepared, impactful, and confident in the classroom.
The ProSubs Skillful Teaching Modules are self-paced online learning at its best. You know yourself better than anyone - what next step would you like to take on your ProSub journey?
What is Included
@ 8 hours of in-depth training in Classroom Management. This is not a quick overview. The content in this module prepares you to have a clear understanding of why students behave and how they learn best so you can create the optimal learning environment. @ Chapters from the training manual from the full ProSubs Skillful Teaching Course you can download and print. @A Blueprint to document the Classroom Management strategies that fit perfectly with your leadership style. @Videos, podcasts, activities, and a workbook that lead you through the content in a step by step way that will make Classroom Management make sense and doable!
What You Will Learn
* The typical developmental stages and behaviors of elementary, middle, and high school students * How to best motivate students for optimal learning * How to gain and keep attention and engagement in every lesson * What to do when students decide to ‘test’ your ability to manage the classroom by misbehaving * Recognize when misbehavior becomes discipline and what to do
@8 hours of explanation and demonstration of proven effective Instructional Strategies. This is not a quick overview. The content in this module provides you with the knowledge of how to teach a lesson plan in any type of setting; individual, small group, and whole class. @ Chapters from the training manual in the full ProSubs Skillful Teaching Course you can download and print. @ A Blueprint to document the Instructional Strategies that fit perfectly with your teaching style. @Videos, podcasts, activities, and a workbook that lead you through the content in a step by step way that will make teaching using proven Instructional Strategies make sense and doable!
What You Will Learn
* Developing a teaching toolkit of over 20 instructional strategies that consistently work * Know which strategy to use in individual, small group, and whole classroom settings for the best instructional outcome * Confidently make an instructional plan regardless of the quality of the lesson plans left for you * Recognizing when learning is not taking place and knowing what to do next
@ 4 hours of guidance and recommendations to meet the professional standards of an educator. This is not a quick overview. The content in this module guides in presenting yourself in a professional manner to make the best impression with other educators and students. @ Chapter from the training manual in the full ProSubs Skillful Teaching Course you can download and print. @A Blueprint to document your approach to being a ProSub in any situation including self-care. @Videos, podcasts, activities, and a workbook that lead you through the content in a step by step way that will prepare you to effortlessly establish yourself as a professional.
What You Will Learn
*Standard levels of professionalism in education * Simple practices to put in place that naturally communicate professionalism to districts and schools * Covers the topics of confidentiality, special populations, board policies, and emergency situations * What unprofessional booby traps to avoid * How to maintain objectivity and control in any situation
This short video is a special message from Chantell briefly explaining the Purpose and Overview of the full ProSubs Skillful Teaching course, including why she created it and wrote her book "I'm a Professional Substitute Teacher ...Now What?". A short description of the content in each Module gives you a preview of what you will be learning.