First Presenter's Institution

Warren Woods Schools

Second Presenter's Institution

Best Brains Bloomfield Hills Learning Center

Third Presenter's Institution

NA

Fourth Presenter's Institution

NA

Fifth Presenter's Institution

NA

Location

Session 3 (Scarbrough 4)

Strand #1

Academic Achievement & School Leadership

Relevance

Presenter will provide.

Brief Program Description

Help motivate your students to increase their understanding of what they are learning by getting them involved in the process. This interactive session lets the attendee experience learning as their students will as the different activities are examined and modeled in a variety of subject matters. These learning activities create a greater understanding of the material for the students because the students have become part of the lesson. The attendee will leave with at least a half-dozen different activities that can be adapted into any subject area and immediately implemented into the classroom. The presenters have created new activities that have been tested in their classrooms. These activities produce a higher engagement level in students! Come have fun and learn along the way!

Summary

Help motivate your students to increase their understanding of what they are learning by getting them involved in the process. This interactive session lets the attendee experience learning as their students will as the different activities are examined and modeled in a variety of subject matters. These learning activities create a greater understanding of the material for the students because the students have become part of the lesson. The attendee will leave with at least a half-dozen different activities that can be adapted into any subject area and immediately implemented into the classroom. The presenters have created new activities that have been tested in their classrooms. These activities produce a higher engagement level in students! Come have fun and learn along the way!

Evidence

Presenter will provide.

Format

Individual Presentation

Biographical Sketch

Dawn has been teaching mathematics and science for 18 years in the public schools. Prior to that, she was an engineer in the auto industry for 9 years. Dawn’s passion is teaching and she loves being able to help teachers methods to engage students.

Caryn Ross was a French and Language Arts teacher for 25 years at both the high school and middle school levels. She has a Master’s and Specialist’s degree in Educational Leadership and it was through these degrees that she started connecting data and research into her classroom and why she designed school-wide interventions to improve student learning. Through research and assessment comparisons, she believes strongly in the necessity of Active Learning for students to connect with and engage in their learning. She currently owns a learning center in Bloomfield Hills, MI.

Presentation Year

2019

Start Date

3-4-2019 3:00 PM

End Date

3-4-2019 4:15 PM

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Beyond Bingo: Activities to Increase Student Engagement

Session 3 (Scarbrough 4)

Help motivate your students to increase their understanding of what they are learning by getting them involved in the process. This interactive session lets the attendee experience learning as their students will as the different activities are examined and modeled in a variety of subject matters. These learning activities create a greater understanding of the material for the students because the students have become part of the lesson. The attendee will leave with at least a half-dozen different activities that can be adapted into any subject area and immediately implemented into the classroom. The presenters have created new activities that have been tested in their classrooms. These activities produce a higher engagement level in students! Come have fun and learn along the way!