Under Common Core, all teachers need to be writing teachers. Unfortunately many History/Social Studies teachers have not had significant instruction and/or practice in historical writing. This course will help social studies teachers: identify the characteristics of high quality writing, improve argumentative writing, improve informative or explanatory writing, improve narrative writing, conduct rubric validation, and incorporate peer review and revision memos.
An increasing number of people are afflicted with dementia, but also their relatives are affected. This course is primarily meant for relatives of people with dementia or those who suspect dementia in a relative.