What is growth mindset versus a fixed mindset, and how does it directly relate to the Common Core Standards? Come investigate your own mindset and how it affects your teaching and your student’s learning. Experience powerful videos, interactive activities, annotated note-taking strategies and quality questioning techniques that you can use now and for the rest of your career. Inspire your students to persevere through rigorous challenges and enjoy the discovery and learning process!
Presented by: Alyson Hoberect
Keynote session by neuroscientist Kenneth Wesson.
Attendees will explore and evaluate themselves using the ten Social Emotional Learning competencies from Teaching the Whole Child from the Center on Great Teachers and Leaders. Participants will collaboratively explore real life application of SEL in the classroom and be able to take home ideas that can be incorporated into the classroom on the first day of school.
Presenter: Jennifer D’Antoni
Keynote session by Lee Mun Wah – documentary filmmaker, author, poet, Asian storyteller, educator, community therapist, and master diversity trainer.
Make space for students’ voices and agency build classroom culture and learning around communal (sociocultural) talk and task structures.
Presenter: Angela Der Ramos
Bonus session by Lee Mun Wah.