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Webinar: The Empowered Adult Learner: Building Engaging Schools and Classrooms
September 18, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDTFree
Join DreamBox Learning and EdWeb, for a webseminar!
Research indicates that effective teachers are the most critical factor contributing to student achievement. Among other attributes, highly effective teachers excel at deeply engaging students, fueling persistence and excitement in learning from introduction to mastery. How do successful district leaders empower all educators to enable highly engaged learning experiences and unlock the learning potential of every student?
In this edWebinar, Dr. Tim Hudson, Senior Vice President of Learning for DreamBox Learning and Chris Kalmbach, Elementary Math Coach, Moses Lake School District in Washington, will share how to build highly engaged schools and classrooms, including:
- Conditions and attributes in schools and classrooms that inspire students and educators
- Ways to develop a growth mindset culture, including the role of learner agency and resilience
- Implementing and scaling new strategic approaches to support teacher learning and confidence
- Purposeful strategies to drive student engagement and ownership in the classroom
There will be time to get your questions answered after our speakers’ presentation. All school- and district-based leaders as well as educators are invited to attend.
About the Presenters
Dr. Tim Hudson, Senior Vice President of Learning at DreamBox Learning, is an innovative education leader who works at the intersection of learning, schooling and technology. At DreamBox, he oversees the research and development of digital experiences that engage students in critical thinking and provides teachers with data to support differentiation and personalization. He has spent over 10 years in public education, both as a high school math teacher and as a K–12 math coordinator and strategic planning facilitator in suburban St. Louis.
Chris is National Board Certified Educator (Early Childhood Generalist) and is starting his 4th year as the Elementary Math Coach for the Moses Lake School District. In his 17 years as an educator, he has taught 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grades and he also has served as a Math Interventionist.