Effective Team Communication

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Effective Team Communication

[Ideal for Special Educators, General Educators, Related Service Providers, Professionals/Employees]


This course is designed to raise awareness about how your staff/team communicates.  Identification of existing patterns will help improve overall communication in formal and informal work contexts.  Topics to be covered include active listening, electronic correspondence, suprasegmental features in communication, code- and tone-switching, and fostering a welcoming communicative environment. 

Upon course completion, participants will be able to:

  • identify differences in communicative styles among team members

  • understand cultural-linguistic diversity in communication styles

  • facilitate healthier verbal and nonverbal communication among team members

  • identify communicative strengths and weaknesses among team members

  • and implement strategies to promote effective communication

*Presentations and workshops can be customized to meet your team’s specific needs.  Consultation and webinars also available.  Contact Dr. Latimer-Hearn for more information or to schedule a presentation.