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UW-Green Bay Education Outreach

0013D - Character-Centered Teaching

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Course Description:

Transform your classroom environment and increase student engagement by utilizing the Twelve Guiding Principles of Exceptional Character – adaptability, compassion, contemplation, courage, honesty, initiative, loyalty, optimism, perseverance, respect, responsibility, and trustworthiness. Learn how to utilize culturally responsive practices and routines in the classroom that promote character development, and develop activities and lessons that support your RTI practices and honor student diversity!

One book is required for all participants in this class. UWGB will contact you with more information about the book following the course registration deadline.

~Offered in partnership with Macht Village Programs and the West De Pere School District!

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Comments from Participants:

“The ideas from this course will allow me to emphasize positive traits and behaviors among my students.”

“I will go back to school feeling confident with more teaching strategies and tools to be effective and successful!”

Choose from TWO Enrollment Options!

One Graduate Credit ($325)

  • Course Number: ED & HUD 795-2, section 7400 (#0013D)

  • Prerequisite: Graduate Standing (Must have earned a bachelor’s degree).

  • Schedule: Saturdays, February 9 and March 2, 2013 (8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.)
    (The official course start and end dates for fee and grade reporting purposes are February 9 to March 18, 2013.)

  • Teacher Standards # 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10

Noncredit ($225)
  • Program Number: #0013ND

  • Prerequisite: None

  • Schedule: Saturdays, February 9 and March 2, 2013 (8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.)

  • Teacher Standards # 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10

Location of Course: De Pere - Macht Village Programs

Course Instructor(s): Jo Boss - Instructor Bio

Registration Deadline: 1/31/2013

Syllabus Link: Click here for PDF of course syllabus


To Register For This Course:

Click the Register Online link or contact Crystal in the UW-Green Bay Education Outreach Office at (920) 465-2480. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 7:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Or, please email your request to us at

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