Great teachers know not only what to do in the classroom, but why it works. This workshop will use brain-friendly, research-based learning to help you improve your instruction in the key areas of: The Learning Environment, Knowing Your Students, Planning Instruction, Delivering Instruction, and Assessment. Included in the workshop are brain basics, a model to understand student learning, strategies that increase learning, how to improve retention, incorporating humor, novelty and music in instruction, and free, quality online resources. In addition to a fast-paced, engaging and interactive workshop, that uses the strategies it teaches, you will leave with concise, research-based information and techniques that you can use in your teaching tomorrow. Practical resources will be provided!
Audience: Grade K-12 Teachers, Administrators, and Coaches
Instructor(s): Dr. Cheryl Moretz, Mr. Matthew Carlin, and Mr. Paul Sears; TMI Education Brain-Based Educational Specialist
Time: 3 Hours