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We invite you to become part of the TAGteach community and earn your TAGteach Level 1 Certification from the comfort of your own home with this virtual instructor led course.
What Will You Learn?
This course will lay out the core components of the TAGteach methodology and then will provide support as you acquire the skills that have benefited so many educators around the world.
How Will This Benefit You?
With the knowledge and experience gained during this course, you’ll be able to create laser focused instructions, provide timely and informative feedback, and create a positive learning environment for you and your learners.
Virtual Learning Environment:
- Presented in English
- Live instructor in a virtual “classroom”
- Class recordings available for review
LIMIT: 10 students - this is a special very small group class.
Instructor: Luca Canever (from Italy - but will present in English)
CLASSES 1-5: Thu Oct 19 - Nov 16, 6-8 PM Central European Time
Note this time is 12-2 PM Eastern time except for Nov 2, when the time will be 1 PM (because the time changes a week earlier in Italy)
Classes are on Thursdays for 2 hours - this will include presentation by Luca and group activities and discussion.
OFFICE HOURS: Mon Oct 23 - Oct 13, 6-7 PM Central European Time
Note this time is 12-1 PM Eastern time except for Oct 30, when the time will be 1 PM (because the time changes a week earlier in Italy)
Office hours are for presentation and discussion of homework, informal discussions and Q&A
CAN'T ATTEND THE CURRENT SESSION or NO SESSION RUNNING?
Please fill out the form below to let us know that you're interested and we'll send you an email the next time we're looking at dates for this course.
You can also get your Level 1 Certification through our self-study course, Introduction to TAGteach, that you can do at your own pace starting any time.
Form to Indicate Interest in a Future Instructor-Led Virtual Course
The simplicity and power of this approach are remarkable. The extent to which the Founders of this movement have been able to continuously adapt, improve, and apply this simplistic approach to new and different populations and applications is stunning.
Dr Carl Binder, CEO - The Peformance Thinking Network, LLC
If you are interested in refining your teaching skills this is a great investment!
I thoroughly enjoyed the TAGteach level 1 course. It was very well structured and taught me powerful, practical techniques I can use in almost any teaching situation.
It was practical and we had the opportunity to practice the techniques in real life situations giving me a lot of confidence to immediately apply the techniques.
Luca is an exceptional teacher - he brought enthusiasm and energy to our lessons and gave unlimited support with assignments and queries.
I highly recommend the course if you are wanting to more effectively and efficiently improve your instruction with clients.
This course is amazing, go ahead and take it!
I really enjoyed this course. I learned how to reduce the information for the learner to make it more understandable.
This is a 5-week course that requires no previous knowledge of TAGteach.
The course will run for 5 weeks, with one 2-hour virtual lesson every week and one 1-hour informal drop-in office hour each week.
Attendance at the virtual lessons is MANDATORY in order to obtain certification. There may be some leeway to miss one class, but missing more than one will disqualify you from obtaining certification. We'll do our best to accommodate you if you need to miss a class.
- Interactive activities
- Weekly review activities
Each office hour will include:
- Homework review
- Informal discussions
Office hours are not mandatory, but they are a very popular part of the course. They are a great opportunity to present your homework for discussion, bring up any issues you've had with your own teaching during week and ask your instructor any questions you might have.
Something that has helped my little girl walk, when others said she never would…Something that has helped my little girl engage with her environment, one she hardly used to take notice of…How do you explain the feeling of sheer joy as your little girl’s sensory meltdown turns into laughs and giggles before your very eyes? There are no words. TAGteach is our family’s champion.
Sean Pogson, Parent of a Child with Autism
This cost of the this course is the same as the price of our live Level 1 Workshop and includes the certification assessment fee.
You'll receive a free PDF copy of TAGteach CofounderTheresa McKeon's book: Don't Nag Tag.
You'll receive 3 free months of Full membership in TAGteach (or skip 3 payments if you're already a full member) once you earn your Level 1 certification.
Having stripped away the instructional noise, McKeon hands us the sharpest essentials to teach kindly and effectively. With these strategies, students win.
Susan G Friedman, PhD Utah State University and Behavior+Works
Wow! You have succeeded in getting people to minimize and control verbal instruction more effectively than anyone I know!
Bethan Mair Williams, Specialist Speech and Language Therapist,
BCBA, Chair Founder of Royal College of Speech and Language Therapy
You'll earn your Level 1 TAGteach certification by completing this course.
As a Level 1 TAGteacher you may refer to yourself as a TAGteacher and may use TAGteach (and call it such) with your clients. You may use the the certification badge at your wesbsite and in your printed marketing materials as long as you remain a member in good standing.
You may participate in free educational sessions to help spread the word about TAGteach. For example, Lunch and Learn or local Chamber of Commerce breakfast meetings. Please contact us and we will provide PowerPoint and videos for such presentations.
You may not hold training sessions in person or online to instruct others on the application of TAGteach. The TAGteach name is a registered trademark and you may not use it in any commercial applications (lectures, webinars, publications etc).
Higher Levels of Certification
To obtain higher levels of certification there are additional requirements.
B.F. Skinner believed that his science would promote human welfare. TAGteach exemplifies this belief and would have pleased him immensely.
Julie S. Vargas, PhD,President, B.F. Skinner Foundation
Author of Behavior Analysis for Effective Teaching