Online Course

The Keys to Change


About the Course

Learn how to provide culturally responsive school-based consultation.

Culture is the foundation of our communities. As the demographics of our nation changes, there is an ever-growing need for culturally-responsive practices.

The work of behavior analysts and is invaluable for children within diverse communities and different abilities. We create improved learning environments, reduce parent stress and reduce dangerous and disruptive behaviors.

School-based consultation is a model which has been widely praised as an effective route to building school capacity – so how can you be more culturally responsive every day?   The answers are in this course.

Interactive Learning


Social Justice Oriented

Approved by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) as an Authorized Continuing Education (ACE) provider.

What you will learn.

After attending The Keys to Change you will have the following skills:

  • To evaluate your own biases related to race, gender, ethnicities and other cultural diversities, and the impact of these biases on your work as a educators.


  • To discriminate between surface and deep culture and explore the impact of culture on the environment.


  • Recognize the impact of culture on the behavioral history of students and use social validity as a tool of cultural competence.

    • Identify the five steps of School-Based consultation model and how to incorporate behavior analytic methods.

    • Integrate culturally responsive methods within each level of School-based consultation.

    • Use a strength-based framework with working with culturally diverse student, families and educators during all levels of school based consultation.

      About your instructor

      Mawule A. Sevon

      Mawule has been in the field of education and mental health for over 15 years, working with children across all age groups within varied communities, and in a range of capacities.

      She has worked with children in impoverished communities, wealthy suburban neighborhoods, and communities at various socio-economic levels in between. 

      The issue that has most captured her attention and catalyzed the focus for her professional practice, is the glaring racial inequity in how disciplinary action is applied across American schools.

      Today, Mawule speaks and trains professionals on this topic at local and national conferences, and is becoming a leading voice in the conversation around fundamental fairness in education as it relates to increasing our cultural competence


      How to Enroll



       Live Instruction

        August 6, 2019 & August 13, 2019

        8:00 PM EST

        Anywhere you have WiFi

      Recorded instruction will be available on August 20, 2019

      Transforming the education of Black children.

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