Welcome to this course!
Research shows that the inclusion of therapy dog teams in classroom settings has a beneficial effect on student learning, self-esteem and concentration (Kirnan, 2016).
This website and its attachments and links will equip you with the background, skills and tools you need to effectively incorporate animal-assisted activities in your classroom.
First, complete this computer based training, including the activities and self-proctored examination.
Then, use the tools and techniques you have learned to develop a meaningful instructional strategy that engages and encourages students!