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Classroom Strategies for Overcoming Internal Barriers to Learner Success (Castro Valley)

Name Classroom Strategies for Overcoming Internal Barriers to Learner Success (Castro Valley)
Start 9/20/2019 1:00 PM
End 9/20/2019 2:30 PM
Description Adult learners sometimes face internal barriers that can limit their potential for success in our classes, but there are things we can do to help students develop strategies for overcoming barriers. Of the possible strategies, this webinar will focus on two: encouraging a growth mindset and overcoming the effects of internalized stereotypes. These strategies can affect not only performance in school but can also have a positive influence on learners’ lives beyond education. Learn how these strategies work and consider ways of using them in your own teaching.
Goals By the end of this workshop participants will be able to:Identify barriers students face in the classroom; Describe mindset and implement methods for helping students develop a growth mindset; andDefine negative stereotype and apply a strategy for reducing its effects.
Location Castro Valley Adult and Career Education 4430 Alma Ave Rooms 12 & 13 Castro Valley, CA 94546
Facilitator G. Lammers
Contact For information about the workshop: (916) 286-8804 For assistance with online registration/technical support: (916) 286-8803 CALPRO 2151 River Plaza Drive, Suite 320 Sacramento, CA 95833 E-mail:
Registration Information CALPRO provides professional development services to adult educators from agencies funded by Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, Title II: Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (WIOA, Title II: AEFLA). When spaces are available, CALPRO will admit adult educators from non-WIOA funded agencies. There is no registration fee to participate.