Western Educational Equity Assistance Center
General Course Overview
This course was developed by Dr. Da’Mond Holt, and Equity Consultant with the Western Educational Equity Assistance Center. The course consists of four learning modules and each has short assessment at the end. This course is a self-paced training. Once you have completed the entire course, you will receive an electronic certificate from the Metropolitan State University of Denver, as part of the Innovative and Lifelong Learning program.
This course will cover the impact trauma has on education. This content includes the impact of trauma on brain development and the long-term effects it has on children behaviorally and academically. We hope the course will enhance the participants understanding of the impact trauma has on the education process.
This course will discuss the following topics:
By the end of this course, participants will be able to:
Professional Development Units
The suggested amount of Professional Development Units for this course is 4 contact hours. MSU Denver will issue a certificate of completion and it is at the discretion of state licensing agencies, school districts, or local educational agency to recognize completion for professional development credits.
Google Classroom Access
1) Make sure you have a google account as you will need to sign in. You can create one at no cost using any email address.
2) Go to Google Classroom at the following link and sign into your google account: https://classroom.google.com
3) Once you are signed in click on the + sign at the top right hand of the page. On the dropdown menu click on Join Class.
4) A pop-up screen will ask for the class code. Use the following code to access the course: sjfa7vu