"Even though one-to-one schools, cloud computing and mobile learning are becoming popular around the world, many school districts and their employees have only scratched the surface of understanding the power and importance of digital learning." Teaching the iStudent, by Mark Barnes (Corwin, 2014)
Even in an education system driven by standardization and high-stakes testing, teachers must adapt their methods to the styles of the modern learner. This means creating a student-centered classroom, driven by brief, interactive instruction from highly skilled teachers who know when the time is right to get out of the way. The 5-Minute teacher is one who delivers quick, thought-provoking lessons that send students clamoring to find meaning on their own, with the help of peers, social media, mobile learning and using the concepts and tools the teacher has provided in just a few minutes to create a wondrous, student-centred classroom.
This webinar by internationally recognized education keynote speaker and bestselling author Mark Barnes will help you learn the power of social media integration into the K-12 classroom and how to engage all students, even reluctant learners. You will learn new practices, skills and tools that can be used in the classroom immediately.
In this session, you will learn how to:
Who should attend
Internationally-recognized education keynote speaker Mark Barnes is the author of Role Reversal (ASCD, 2013), named a Best Professional Book, The 5-Minute Teacher (ASCD, 2013), Teaching the iStudent (Corwin, 2014), 5 Skills for the Global Learner (Corwin, 2015) and the game-changing Assessment 3.0: Throw Out Your Grade... More info