Power Struggles

Are you ready to thrive in your classroom instead of constantly putting out fires? Power struggles are challenging for everyone – adults and kids alike. This course is packed with the strategies you need to decrease power struggles, increase cooperation, and build connection with kids who challenge you the most. 
1 Hour
Intended for educators working with 
3rd grade

After this course, you will: 

  • Understand why power struggles happen and what to do about them
  • Feel confident responding to power struggles in the heat of the moment 
  • Have a toolbox of easy-to-follow strategies that prevent power struggles from happening in the first place 

Course Details

This course is a mix of:
 On-demand lessons with visuals including text, images, and videos 
Recorded audio narration with optional closed captioning
Engaging activities that support learning
IMPACT's online childcare courses are Merit STARS approved and provide evidence-based early childhood education training.
  • 2 Lessons

    • Understanding Power Struggles
    • Preventing Power Struggles


  • Intended for: Educators working with Toddler - 3rd grade
Certificate for 1 continuing education hour awarded upon completion of course and quiz

Course Access


All online on-demand IMPACT courses are accessible for 12 months after the date of purchase. 


Each course includes the English transcript of the narration 


Through Google widgets, our courses can be translated into many different languages. 

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