Webinar: It's Not Just Talk: Essential Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication Skills for Managing Oppositional Behaviors





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In this informative 90-minute webinar, educator and national speaker Lisa Navarra will provide practical techniques for preventing and managing problem behaviors. Once mastered, these positive behavior supports will become the backbone of effective classroom management  drastically reducing oppositional behaviors.

It’s Not Just Talk! will address:
Emotional Intelligence
Body Language
Para-Verbal Communication

This webinar will offer easy-to-implement techniques that can keep a simple directive from escalating into a teacher/student power struggle. When used properly, research has shown that such positive behavior supports can increase direct teacher instruction time as well as on-task student behavior. Educators can maximize the power of these supports by understanding the guiding forces of perception over their actions and the reactions of their students. These communication skills will help educators to make impactful connections with students to help them maximize their academic and behavioral potential:

Learning Objectives:

– Demonstrate the basics of emotional intelligence
– Identify different perspectives of the same situation
– Proactively use proximity to maximize nonverbal communication
– Demonstrate Dos and Don’ts of power struggles with students
– Consider how body language impacts behavior and actions when communicating with students
– Examine the world of para-verbal communication
– Create a positive environment while managing challenging behaviors

Who Should Attend:

Classroom Teachers
Teacher Assistants
Special Education Personnel
Social Workers (Beginner & Intermediate)
School Counselors
Other Administrators

Additional information

Weight 1 oz
Dimensions 8.5 × 11 × .25 in
Webinar Type