Teachers will participate in a high-energy conference based on best practices to engage students in standards-based, rigorous lessons. Session topics will include Arts Integration strategies, innovative STEAM practices and highly engaging, brain-friendly techniques that spark curiosity and excitement for learning. Open to teachers of grades K-5.
ECM will collect sign-in sheets so that participants can register for recertification credits through Entrack. Each district’s requirements are different, so we ask that you check with your district office to verify.
Glow What You Know!
It’s time to light up learning with fun and rigorous activities that spark creativity, critical thinking, and effort! Your students will have so much fun applying math, ELA, and science knowledge in the “glow room” that they won’t even realize how hard they are working.
The Reading Café
You are invited to attend high tea: a tasting tea! Learn how to host a “book tasting” for your students that will introduce them to a variety of text features and genres while increasing their appetite for more! Learn strategies that motivate students to read and tips for launching book clubs with your students.
When they said a picture is worth 1,000 words, they underestimated! Images are more powerful than ever in our culture. Come learn strategies for boosting student literacy through visual art techniques.
STEAM into the Future!
Do you want to engage your students in meaningful and hands-on lessons that challenge them to think creatively and critically? Do you want to prepare your students for an unknown future? Then it’s time to embrace STEAM! This session will share practical lessons and strategies for bringing the power of STEAM into your classroom.