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The Empowered Adult Learner: Building Engaging Schools and Classrooms
Monday, September 18, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
Presented by Dr. Tim Hudson, Senior Vice President of Learning, DreamBox Learning; with Chris Kalmbach, Elementary Math Coach, Moses Lake School District in Washington
Sponsored by DreamBox Learning
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Research indicates that effective teachers are the most critical factor contributing to student achievement. Among other attributes, highly effective teachers excel at deeply engaging students, fueling persistence and excitement in learning from introduction to mastery. How do successful district leaders empower all educators to enable highly engaged learning experiences and unlock the learning potential of every student?
In this edWebinar, Dr. Tim Hudson, Senior Vice President of Learning for DreamBox Learning and Chris Kalmbach, Elementary Math Coach, Moses Lake School District in Washington, share how to build highly engaged schools and classrooms, including:
- Conditions and attributes in schools and classrooms that inspire students and educators
- Ways to develop a growth mindset culture, including the role of learner agency and resilience
- Implementing and scaling new strategic approaches to support teacher learning and confidence
- Purposeful strategies to drive student engagement and ownership in the classroom
All school- and district-based leaders as well as educators are invited to watch this recorded edWebinar.
About the Presenters
Dr. Tim Hudson, Senior Vice President of Learning at DreamBox Learning, is an innovative education leader who works at the intersection of learning, schooling and technology. At DreamBox, he oversees the research and development of digital experiences that engage students in critical thinking and provides teachers with data to support differentiation and personalization. He has spent over 10 years in public education, both as a high school math teacher and as a K–12 math coordinator and strategic planning facilitator in suburban St. Louis.
Chris Kalmbach is National Board Certified Educator (Early Childhood Generalist) and is starting his 4th year as the Elementary Math Coach for the Moses Lake School District. In his 17 years as an educator, he has taught 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grades and he also has served as a Math Interventionist.
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DreamBox Learning Math offers a groundbreaking combination of intelligent adaptive learning, rigorous elementary mathematics curriculum, and motivating learning environment. The innovative DreamBox platform captures every decision a student makes while working in the program and adjusts the student’s learning path appropriately, providing millions of individualized learning paths, each one tailored to a student’s unique needs.