View Seminar: Why Don't Students Like School?

Seminar NameWhy Don't Students Like School?
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Seminar Full DescThe 2-day workshop centers around the work of Daniel Willingham's Why Don't Students Like School; he's a cognitive scientist who answers questions about how the mind works and what it means in the classroom. Willingham's text will be paired with Kathleen Cushman's Fires in the Bathroom: Advice for Teachers from High School Students.
Seminar Date01/14/2021
Opening Time8:30 am
Closing Time2:30 pm
Last Day To Register01/13/2021      [ Note: After this date, participation changes can be requested by e-mailing Laurie Sledge ]
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Seminar AudienceTeachers Grades 7-12, School/District Administrators
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Seminar ObjectivesParticipants will:
- Learn how students' minds work
- Use "how students' minds work" (cognitive science) to be a better teacher
- Review authentic feedback from high school students
Assessment of LearningSmall group and whole group participation
Check for understanding
Authentic practice: what did participants notice once they were back in their learning environments
Case Studies
Seminar TopicsHow the mind works and what it means for the classroom
Effective teaching and learning
Students' perspectives
Seminar Broadcast NotesWhy Don't Students Like School?
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SiteCA BOCES Barn
LocationTraining Room
Site TypeRegional
Day Number2 of 2
Duration6 Hours
Seminar StatusCancelled
WorkshopWhy Don't Students Like School?
Day Number2
Total Workshop Days2
Starting Registration8:00 am
Credit Hours6.00 Per Day
CTLE EligibleYes
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Provider529 - Professional Development
Category529 - Professional Development
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Cancelled Date08/28/2020
Seminar Id4123

CTLE Activities

  • Pedagogy

Facilitators

Districts That Can Send Participants

  • Allegany-Limestone Central School
  • Andover Central School
  • Belfast Central School
  • Bolivar-Richburg Central School
  • Cattaraugus-Little Valley Central School
  • Cuba-Rushford Central School
  • Ellicottville Central School
  • Fillmore Central School
  • Franklinville Central School
  • Friendship Central School
  • Genesee Valley Central School
  • Hinsdale Central School
  • Olean City Schools
  • Pioneer Central School
  • Portville Central School
  • Randolph Academy Union Free School
  • Randolph Central School
  • Salamanca City Schools
  • Scio Central School
  • Wellsville Central School
  • West Valley Central School
  • Whitesville Central School
  • CA-BOCES Admin
  • CA-BOCES CTE
  • CA-BOCES ISS
  • CA-BOCES IT
  • CA-BOCES Exceptional Education
  • CA Teacher Center

First Day of Seminar Series

Learning Standards

  • 1 Knowledge Students and Student Learning
  • 3 Instructional Practice