Available in half-day and full-day formats, this exciting, interactive professional development training gives teachers all the tools they need to create a brain-based classroom. Workshop participants will learn key concepts in neuroscience and development, leading them to a new understanding of how students learn. More than just good ideas, teachers will learn implementation strategies for supporting student achievement, managing behavior, and developing curriculum. Breakout sessions and activities support team building and collaboration while helping teachers to bring these techniques to bear on their learning community’s most pressing concerns.
Topics covered include:
- foundational concepts of neurobiology and development
- the neuroscience of learning and memory
- brain-based strategies for curriculum development and classroom management
- techniques for boosting student achievement