The Beauty of Empowered Learning
Teach Like A Student
Our flagship session focused on student engagement through the strategic used of technology in ways that truly speak to today’s learners. #teachlikeastudent
Chris Young’s Sessions
I Didn't Know You Could Do That:
This fun session is filled with A-ha moments. Learn how to make the most out of your device with tips and tricks to be make you more organized, efficient, and engaging.
Worst To First: Student Presentations:
Have you ever been disappointed in your students' presentations? If you answered yes, then this session is for you. At this interactive session you will learn a creative twist on student presentations that will be an INSTANT LESSON PLAN for you, and students will LOVE doing it. Come check out this hands-on session and improve student presentations forever!
My Elementary Students Can Do What?: Design Thinking in an Elementary Classroom:
We will focus on the tenants of Design Thinking, a hot topic made popular by the Stanford design School. We will take part in a quick hands-on Design Thinking activity. After that, we will apply that experience the steps of the Design Thinking Process. We will then explore and create concrete examples of successful Design Thinking lessons in a variety of primary grade levels!
Learn today, apply tomorrow. In this session, attendees will learn classroom lesson ideas that are engaging for students and simple for teachers.
The Oregon (Teacher's) Trail:
This interactive session will combine Choose Your Own Adventure Books and Professional Learning. Attendees will vote to determine the path of learning, as they are guided along the Teacher's Trail! Attendees can expect engagement, unpredictability, real applications to the classroom, and maybe even the inevitable death from dysentery.
Marcus Painter’s Sessions