Webinar: Cornerstones 13: Instructional Scaffolding – Supporting Your Students with Structure
Scaffolding in educational design means structure, which is an essential component to a well-designed curriculum. Scaffolding is used to help students understand important concepts, make connections between concepts, learn new practical skills, and combine these concepts and practical skills into an integrated skill. Scaffolding helps instructors teach more clearly in order to move learners to the next level. However, instructors often haven’t been taught what scaffolding is, why it is needed, and when to use which scaffolding methods. This course, the 13th in Cornerstones: The ABMP Instructor Development Program, does just that.
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Cindy Williams has been immersed in the massage and bodywork profession since 2000 as a practitioner, school administrator, instructor, curriculum developer, and mentor. She has experienced the challenge and triumph of creatively motivating artful students to embrace science and structure. Her administrative experience allows her to understand the needs of school owners, directors, and instructors. She is a freelance content writer and educational consultant, in addition to maintaining a part-time massage and bodywork practice. Contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Is this CE course approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) for CE credit?
Yes! All of the courses are approved under ABMP’s NCBTMB Approved Provider account (451086-09).
How do I earn a CE certificate for this video-based course?
After you complete the course video, a quiz will appear on the page. Earn a CE certificate by scoring 70% or higher on the course quiz.
How do I access my CE certificates?
CE certificates are available on your “My CE Transcripts” page and on the course page. Visit your “My CE Transcript” page by clicking “My CE” on the navigation bar at the top of your screen.