Join me Tuesday, August 2nd, for a live and interactive FutureofEducation.com webinar with author Jane Nelsen and therapist Mary Maguire to explore the value of the Positive Discipline model and Adlerian principles in thinking about the current education reform movements--and the broader scope of democratic cultural shifts facilitated by the Internet and social media.
Date: Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011
Time: 5pm Pacific / 8pm Eastern / 12am (next day) GMT (international times here)
Duration: 1 hour
Location: In Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Elluminate). Log in at http://futureofed.info. The Blackboard Collaborate room will be open up to 30 minutes before the event if you want to come in early. To make sure that your computer is configured for Blackboard Collaborate, please visit the support and configuration page. Recordings of the session will be posted within a day of the event at the event page.
Recordings: The full Blackboard Collaborate recording is at https://sas.elluminate.com/p.jnlp?psid=2011-08-02.1348.M.9E9FE58134BE68C3B413F24B3586CF.vcr&sid=2008350 and the audio-only .mp3 recording is at http://audio.edtechlive.com/foe/nelsenmaguire.mp3. The LearnCentral event page is http://www.learncentral.org/event/167799
Dr. Jane Nelsen is a licensed Marriage, Family and Child Counselor in South Jordan, UT and San Diego, CA. She is the author and/or coauthor of the Positive Discipline Series. Jane’s doctorate degree in Educational Psychology from the University of San Francisco in 1979 is secondary to the education and experience she achieved from her successes and failures as a mother of seven children. She now shares this wealth of knowledge and experience as a popular keynote speaker and workshop leader throughout the country. She has appeared on Oprah, Sally Jessy Raphael, and Twin Cities Live, and was the featured parent expert on the National Parent Quiz with Ben Vereen. More information on Jane and Positive Discipline can be found at http://www.positivediscipline.com/jane.html.
Mary Jamin Maguire is an Adlerian Therapist who has worked with children and families for about 35 years, in a variety of settings (schools, childcare, day treatment, residential treatment, and private practice). She is now the Executive Director of the Adler Center for Family and Community in Minneapolis, MN where she consults with parents and teaches Positive Discipline classes for parents and teachers. She also offers therapy for children with special needs and families in transition and/or crisis.
More information on Mary can be found at http://www.alfredadler.edu/academics/faculty/bios/maguire.htm.