Course Description

Do you want to be a more effective teacher for your students with attention challenges? This course is designed to give you strategies and tools you can implement immediately to help you fully engage students with attention deficits in your curriculum. Students will learn the value of truly knowing their students in order to gain interest in the curriculum, how to support students’ confidence in class, and what sorts of fidgets can help improve attention. Students will also gain strategies to engage students more effectively in reading and writing curriculum including using visuals and encouraging children’s self-awareness. Completing this course will give you knowledge and skills to improve your inclusive practices and your ability to reach students who struggle with attending in a traditional public school setting.

Grade Levels = K-8


"This class was really great. I felt like it required quite a lot of thought and processing, which is a good thing. I learned a lot." —TINT Student
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Section Title
ADHD: Practical and Actionable Teaching Strategies
Start Now, you have 365 days to complete this course once enrolled.
Delivery Options
Distance Learning  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition credit (3 units) $690.00
Available for Credit
3 Quarter Credits
Reading List / Textbook

Must Be Purchased Separately:

Werb, Ezra. (March 28, 2019). Teach for Attention: A Tool Belt of Strategies for Engaging Students with Attention Challenges. Free Spirit Publishing.

ISBN-10: 1631983199

ISBN-13: 978-1631983191

Section Notes

This course is offered in collaboration with The Innovative Northwest Teacher (TINT)

Course is self-paced. Completion time: up to one year from date of enrollment.

Refund Policy: Withdrawals submitted online through SPU within 7 days of enrollment will receive a 95% refund. Withdrawals received after that point will not receive a refund and no withdrawals will be accepted after the completion deadline for the course. Instructions on how to withdraw are located on our website under Students/Withdrawal and Refund Policies.


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