Course Description

Improve Your Classroom Management Skills - Convenient Online Professional Growth

This course will provide teachers with a variety of resources and strategies to help manage their classrooms to promote student achievement.  The focus will be on both effective prevention as well as intervention approaches.  Examine well-managed classrooms where students know what is expected of them, materials are stimulating and accessible, and teaching methods are appropriate to the students' learning styles and needs.

This course is also applicable toward the Effective Classroom Management Solutions Certificate course requirements.

Learner Outcomes

  • Analyze classroom management styles
  • Identify the unique behavior management needs of a given classroom
  • Identify strategies for managing behaviors during group work
  • Identify character education strategies that support student achievement
  • Identify teacher behaviors that enhance or detract from student success
  • Develop rules and routines for an effective learning environment
  • Develop instructional strategies that promote desired behaviors
  • Create a classroom space that is affirming and welcoming for all learners
  • Create classroom management plans that promote student achievement

Course Details

Number of Units: 3.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours

Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for teachers (Grades K-6)

Course Materials: All materials for this course are included in the online course

Technical Requirements




"Thank you for a well-designed course and a great assembly of valuable and relevant information. I enjoyed the class and feel that I have learned quite a bit from my participation." -- T. Scott Gates, 6th Grade Educator
"This class was a great refresher of what I know, had helpful new ideas, and will help me be more successful in my classroom." -- Christi Gohl, Educator, Twin Rivers, California

Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s), Professional Programs and Series

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Course Format
Course Fee(s)
EDU PD - $489 credit (3 units) $489.00
Available for Extension Credit
3 units
Section Notes

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