Explore new frontiers in education, exchange ideas, evaluate approaches, and learn how to develop plans and create the kind of models that work best in your school, for your students.
While the training revolves around the Career Choices curriculum, you'll also have an opportunity to focus on project-based learning techniques, team teaching tactics, curriculum integration models, and dropout prevention strategies.
Learn how to:
Engage students in motivational, relevant academics
Integrate career and life planning into core academic subjects (English/
language arts, math, social studies) using the Career Choices curriculum
Improve reading, writing, and math by teaching skills in real-world context
Ignite students' interest through new strategies, resources, activities, and
Use the Internet to enhance your Career Choices course
Infuse technology into your academic classroom using the optional online
correction tool for Lifestyle Math
Motivate students and help them see the impact their high school education
has on their future life satisfaction
Create a willing, motivated, and confident faculty as you implement
Build interdisciplinary or academic teams that work
Set up Freshman Academies, Smaller Learning Communities, or Career
Academies in your school
Register at least three weeks before the event to receive the Early Bird rate.