Principal/Site Coordinator Forum “(Mindsets+Skillsets) Relevance=Results!”

Principal/Site Coordinator Forum “(Mindsets+Skillsets) Relevance=Results!”

Date/Time
Date(s) - 09/19/2019
8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Location
Tall Timbers Banquet and Conference Center

Sponsor



Attend this workshop to learn how the speaker combines the latest science on self-regulation and executive function with powerful, doable brain-targeted strategies for helping students to “Think Smart” and become responsible, empowered learners.

Topics Discussed:

  • Identify ways to develop students’ mindsets and self-regulation skill sets to prepare them for school and for life based on brain research.
  • Incorporate the tenets of “educational neuroscience” into your classroom.
  • Create a safe classroom environment, so that all learners feel included and engaged and ready to learn.
  • Learn how effort, discipline and deliberate practice contribute more to school success than IQ or innate ability
  • See how to weave Growth Mindset thinking into your daily lives.
  • Know how to support students in building self-regulation and metacognitive skill sets.
  • Build speaking and listening skills that are so essential to deep thinking and academic discourse.
  • Teach students to “Think Smart,” think deeply and self-assess regularly.

Speaker: Kathleen Kryza, Author, International Speaker
Kathleen Kryza is a life-long learner, experienced elementary and secondary teacher, and an international presenter and consultant. She has co-authored various books on topics such as growth mindsets, inspiring learning, differentiation, test-taking strategies and transformative teaching. Ms. Kryza has been trained in the National Writing Project as well as on topics such as differentiated instruction, brain-targeted learning, cooperative learning, co-teaching and content literacy.

Who Should Attend: HSTW/MMGW Principals and Site Coordinators

NOTE: CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST AND LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED

Bookings

Registration is closed for this event.