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Gender in the Classroom for Parents
TBA Help your son or daughter learn more, and succeed more, in school. Discover why girls waste 30% of their study time, why boys get worse grades than girls, why boys do less homework than girls, and the 5 learning habits girls get in school that hurts them in the workplace. Discover how males and females learn differently. Take away tips for helping your daughter and/or son learn more, and tips to help him and/or her succeed more in school. You’ll also discover something new about you learn too! Get info not available anywhere else.
Low Cost Solar Solutions
with Lee Zwicker
Oct 28, 2017 at 8:30 am
Are you interested in learning how to use an abundant resource - sunlight - to benefit financially and fight climate change at the same time? Do you wish to learn about the Hi Tech solar water heaters, photo voltaic panels and solar hot air heating systems? Do you wish to learn how and where to purchase solar equipment at wholesale prices? Or maybe you are just interested in learning where to get plans on how to build solar heated water troughs or bird baths that don't freeze in winter. Although this class is listed as a solar energy course, it also covers a handyman's guide to lowering your energy footprint, resulting in savings on both your heating and electrical bills. This course is not aimed at the wealthy, but at the middle and low income homeowner who is looking to save some money and help the planet at the same time. The course covers both Hi Tech equipment and the construction of homemade solar panels, battery banks, solar hot water heaters, solar hot air systems, solar ovens, and solar distillation units. So if you are interested in saving hundreds of dollars a year by learning how to build a thirty gallon solar batch hot water heater out of recycled parts for under $100 or where you can buy a state-of-the-art evacuated tube water heating system, then this course is for you.
Students with ASD for Parents
TBA For parents of children who have been diagnosed with ASD (Austim Spectrum Disorder) a neurological disorder on the autism spectrum. Find out how to work effectively with your child, to create the most positive learning environment in and outside of school for your child. Then take away strategies for working effectively with your child’s teachers. The course is geared for parents and teachers, but it is also relevant for anyone else interested in understanding this important issue.