Dates and Times:
06/17/2019 - 06/18/2019
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
530 Gettysburg Drive
San Jose, CA, United States
Cathy is a Certified Positive Discipline Lead Trainer and the owner of Middle Ground Parenting. She has been offering school training and facilitating Positive Discipline workshops for over 10 years. She has experience working with preschool through high school age students and also offers Positive Discipline coaching to families and teachers who are striving to incorporate the philosophy into their lives. She has had the opportunity to work with schools around the US and internationally to teach Positive Discipline. She is currently serving as co-chair on the Positive Discipline Board of Directors. Her best teachers have been her now 15 and 18-year-old daughters. She lives with her family in San Jose, CA.
Facilitator(s): Cathy Kawakami, CPDLT
Workshop Description: This two-day interactive workshop is designed for teachers, counselors, school staff and administrators who want an effective discipline approach that integrates social and emotional learning while reducing challenging student behaviors. Attendees will earn recognition as a Certified Positive Discipline Classroom Educator and will learn to:
- Develop a large teaching toolbox of kind and firm discipline approaches.
- Establish explicit classroom structures and procedures.
- Create an equitable classroom community based on mutual respect.
- Understand the motivation behind students' misbehavior and how to encourage positive change.
- Facilitate effective class meetings teaching social skills and problem-solving.
- Learn Positive Discipline/Adlerian Psychology for use in the classroom and school community.
Cost: $375 Early Registration, available until 05/17/2019. $425 Regular Registration. Four (4) or more registering together take $50 off the fee. Limit 20.
Cathy Kawakami, email@example.com, 408-314-9035
If you will be flying in, I recommend the San Jose International Airport (SJC) since it is the closest airport to our class location. There are a number of hotels in San Jose and surrounding area which would be about a 15-20 minute drive. If you are not familiar with the area, please feel free to contact me for additional travel information or recommendations.
CES: The Positive Discipline Association has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No. 6723.
Special needs/accommodations: If you have any special accommodation needs, please contact Cathy Kawakami firstname.lastname@example.org, in advance.
Cancellation/Refund Policy: Workshop Registrations: A full refund (minus a $35 processing fee) will be given when the request for a refund is made up to 30 days prior to the first day of a workshop. Refunds are not available for cancellations less than 30 days before a workshop. However, paid registrants can transfer to another workshop within one year at no additional cost. Refunds are not available after a transfer is made or if you do not provide advanced notice that you will not be attending the workshop.
In the event of cancellation, participants will be notified by email.