The Art and Science of Memorable Teaching
March 10, 2021 5:00p EST
Focus Groups: Teacher, DLC, LMS
The world is changing quickly. The work
world demands more and more. How can we prepare students for it? And, can we do it in a way that honors our unique, true selves as teachers? Using classroom stories, vision and surprises at every turn, Matt Miller shows how teaching is a craft - part art and part science. With a little perspective and confidence, we can take great strides toward the classroom of our dreams. You'll leave entertained, equipped and inspired to create memorable learning that changes students' lives.
Paul Reynolds and Andrea Calvin
Story-Powered STEM for a K-J Journey
March 18, 2021 5:00p EST
Focus Groups: Teacher, STLP/STEM, LMS
From Kindergarten to Jobs - Fostering Early Growth Mindset Required for Sustained STEM Engagement, Studies and Future Career. FableVision/Reynolds Center's Andrea Calvin and Paul Reynolds look forward to connecting with educators exploring STEM/STEAM, and supporting them with their research, tools and supporting programs, including FabMaker Studio, a web-based design & fabrication platform, and FableVision Learning's Engineering CTE program. The duo will share a wealth of practical examples and strategies to help very young learners embrace engineering design thinking & practices in meaningful ways. Along the way, they will also highlight their unique use of storytelling that can catalyze mindset growth development, which is so critical in realizing the kind of sustained engagement required to pursue STEM studies and enter into the STEM workforce.
Steve Gumm and Brent Norris
State Technicians Summit
March 23, 2021 12:30p EST
Focus Group: Technical
We will be discussing all the things that we deal with day to day. Tools that we use, projects we have on our plates and things that we do to keep our networks, computers, phones, cameras and everything else working. Join us virtually and find out who across the state is doing what. Then, you know who to look for when you need help.