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Wednesday, July 26 • 4:00pm - 5:05pm
Silverman - Promoting Student Growth Through Inquiry, Authentic Learning and Reflection

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Participants will gain direct insight and strategies into the following pedagogical and best practice instructional frameworks:
1) How to promote inquiry and creativity in and out of the classroom.
2) How to take student inquiry and passion into a Genius Hour structure.
3) How to start and manage a personalized Genius Hour project for every student.
4) How to use design thinking practices to reflect and improve on learning and student growth.

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Miriam Cutler

Assistant Superintendent for Special Services, River Trails School District 26
Dr. Cutler has extensive experience as a teacher and administrator in K-8 education, working with teachers, administrators and support staff to provide positive and successful learning environments for all students. Miriam also enjoys her role as adjunct professor in the College of... Read More →
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Mary Flessas

Teacher, River Trails School District 26

Wednesday July 26, 2017 4:00pm - 5:05pm EDT
Berkeley Boston Park Plaza
  Main Conference Session
  • BLC Strand Nurturing Creativity, Curiosity, Empathy and Courage
  • Intended Audience Elementary
  • Session Level Beginner