This training focuses on making homework help time eﬀective by helping youth get organized, by providing an atmosphere that helps youth focus on their work and by building a supportive relationship with youth. These elements will help you to reconsider a time to help with homework as an opportunity to build relationships and nurture positive growth, beyond merely getting the work done.
Core Competencies Addressed
Core Knowledge Area – Learning Environment and Curriculum:
4.B: Design and implement a curriculum to enhance cognitive development – Entry Level and Level 1.
Primary QIS Scales Addressed
II-J: Staff support youth to build new skills.
II-K: Staff support youth with encouragement.
a. Understand the homework cycle and potential supports.
b. Have opportunities to develop strategies to make homework help time productive.
c. Gain experience using a variety of ways to track students work and design the homework space.
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County