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Boys learn differently than girls, get worse grades than girls, and face certain challenges in school. Find out how you can help your son succeed more in school. Discover why males do 30% less school work than females, fidget more, like new and hard challenges, and more. Then take home nine tips for helping your boy learn and succeed more in school. You’ll also find out something new about how you learn. Anyone interested is welcome to attend. Agenda Unit 1 Males and Females Learn Differently -Sex Ed for Parents -The male brain -Gender differences in learning -The fundamental difference Unit 2 Helping Your Boy Learn More -Techniques to aid concentration -You and his limbic system -5 Tips any parent can do -Say this every day Unit 3 Working with Teachers -Creating a win-win for the teacher -Why schools try to teach ‘responsibility’ -The IEP and other options -When his teacher is not helpful Unit 4 Helping Your Boy Succeed in School -Consider all the options -How to advocate for your boy -What to tell your boy -Achieving his and your goal

260101

Start date: 06/04/18

Online 24/7

Tuition: $95.00

Location : Online



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eBooks are becoming more popular than ever, especially with the release of the iPad and other tablet computers. In addition to publishing fiction and non-fiction books individuals and companies are using eBook publishing as a way to market products, services, and ideas. Come discover what makes a great eBook and how you go about creating, formatting and publishing your eBook. Learn the steps necessary to create your eBook with text, photos, illustrations, audio, videos and hyperlinks to websites. Understand the different options you have in self-publishing and distributing your eBook. Walk away not only knowing how to make an eBook but how to market it as well. Agenda Unit 1 Platforms, Tools, and Types of eBooks • Understand the different available self publishing platforms (Amazon, Apple, Barnes and Noble, Google & Independents) • Set up a publisher’s account on the various platforms. • Know what tools are best for creating eBooks for each platform and the basics of how these tools work. • Learn about the right tool for creating an eBook on each platform • Review eBooks in your genre of interest and evaluate them based on set criteria Unit 2 Creating and Formatting Your eBook • How to approach writing and organizing an eBook from idea to final draft • Understanding a book’s audience and goals for writing an ebook • Learn to select and load photos and graphics into an eBook • Discover how to select and embed video to an enhanced eBook • Add interactivity to an eBook with hyperlinks, polls and interactive illustration Unit 3 Publishing Your eBook • Reviewing a checklist of materials you will need for your eBook • Packaging your eBook for sale • Uploading your eBook and filling-out your metadata • Review typical technical problems that authors often have and understand how to correct them. Unit 4 Marketing Your eBook • Learn best practices of Key Art ( Your eBook Cover & Video Trailer) • Understand what a book trailer is and how to make one that will sell your book • Create a publicity campaign to promote your book * Discover the power of eMail and affiliate marketing to get the word out • Explore social media marketing and in-book cross-promotion to increase readership

260104

Start date: 05/07/18

Online 24/7

Tuition: $195.00

Location : Online

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Stress isn’t the enemy. It is our perceptions of stress that amp our anxiety and use up all our steam. Events happen every day. How we interpret those events can set the stage for how we feel and how we react to others. Reducing stress is as easy as understanding what stress is, understanding what stress is to you, and using that knowledge to restructure your thoughts. Turn stress into a stepping stone, not a stumbling block! Agenda Unit 1 Defining the stress monster -How we *you* appraise stress -How social settings define stress for you -Knowing who is in control Unit 2 How our views or beliefs help or hinder our stress -Irrational beliefs about stress -Gaining control -Knowing what you can handle Unit 3 Positive Psychology -Gratitude -Optimism, even if you are not an optimist -Flow and setting your groove -Mindfulness and being in the present -Pleasure and why you need it Unit 4 Ways to reduce stress - Getting it together with time management -Calling out the troops, your friends -Relaxing and mindful meditation -Laughter and praising yourself

260105

Start date: 06/04/18

Online 24/7

Tuition: $145.00

Location : Online



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