Learn strategies and solutions from leading middle grades presenters.
Designing Online Instruction for the Middle Grades: What Makes for Effective Learning
Presenter: Bryan Drost
Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 4:30-5:30pm ET
In this interactive presentation, participants will learn what makes for effective online learning for students in the middle grades. A focus will be on the instructional design elements that connect familiar, traditional face-to-face instruction with perhaps the more unfamiliar, online components.
Getting the Most out of Google Slides
Presenter: Erin Scholes
Wednesday, December 9, 2020, 4:30-5:30pm ET
Are you looking for notes pages that fit your teaching style and meet your needs? Have things you found online not quite met your needs? Come with your device, we will be using Google Slides to create your own notes or activity pages that you can take back and use right away.
How to Do Virtual Teaching – Even if you Have a Face for Radio
Presenter: Jack Berckemeyer
Thursday, December 10, 2020, 4:30-5:30pm ET
Join Jack Berckemeyer for a funny and practical journey into pre-recording lessons and virtually connecting with your students. We are all struggling with how to motivate our students and keep them engaged during the pandemic. Jack’s new workbook highlights the importance of feeling comfortable while recording yourself and your lessons. He provides guidelines on student etiquette during virtual teaching time and will share some great lessons that you can implement immediately.