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Social Intelligence 23-24 SY

Jul 14, 2023 - Jun 21, 2024


Full course description

Course Description

  • Online, Self Paced 
  • Facilitator: Vanessa Hoffman
  • Credit: 2 hours 


    Social Intelligence is about understanding your environment and having a positive influence. As a participant, you will become more confident in your social situations by learning how to express and interpret social cues. You will create positive connections and increase your influence during social situations.

    Increasing Social Intelligence will provide benefits throughout your professional and personal life. Improving social skills through active listening, understanding body language, and being more empathic will give you the advantage in your interactions. Social interactions are a two way street, know the rules of the road!


 Target Audience

  • Classified Staff
  • Open to Charter School Staff = Yes


Timeline Overview

  • Start date of course content: July 14, 2023
  • End date of course content: June 21, 2024



This three-hour Social Awareness Training will include twelve modules with a quiz at the end of modules 2-11.  You must complete all modules and pass with at least an 80% to move on. Participants will:

  • Be aware of our own behaviors

  • Learn to be empathetic with others

  • Know tools for active listening

  • Effectively communicate interpersonally

  • Recognize various social cues

  • Determine appropriate conversation topics

  • Know various forms of body language


Course  Content:

  • Module 1: Getting Started

  • Module 2: Increase Your Self Awareness

  • Module 3: The Keys to Empathy

  • Module 4: Active Listening

  • Module 5: Insight on Behavior

  • Module 6: Communication

  • Module 7: Social Cues (I)

  • Module 8: Social Cues (II)

  • Module 9: Conversation Skills

  • Module 10: Body Language

  • Module 11: Building Rapport

  • Module 12: Wrapping Up


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