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Engaging Academics

Excellent instruction requires teachers to motivate and support all students in achieving mastery of rigorous academic content. Join facilitators Doug Lemov, Erica Woolway, Darryl Williams, and Hilary Lewis to prepare to deliver excellent training on eight high-impact, high academic expectation techniques from Teach Like a Champion 2.0. This collection of techniques helps teachers positively engage students in rigorous academic work.

 

YOU WILL GAIN:

  • An understanding of proven teaching skills that drive student achievement
  • Insights when describing the effective application of techniques by champion teachers
  • An understanding of the importance of practicing new techniques with teachers
  • A framework for what makes practice effective
  • Practice activities that will strengthen teachers’ capacity to apply effective techniques in their classrooms
  • The opportunity to plan how you will implement these techniques in your school’s professional development program

 

WE WILL ANALYZE AND PRACTICE:

  • Teach Like a Champion 2.0 techniques including Cold Call, Show Call, No Opt Out, Right is Right, Stretch It, Everybody Writes, Wait Time, Check for Understanding
  • Effective coaching during practice in order to help teachers master the techniques

 

YOU WILL RECEIVE:

Attendees will leave prepared with the video clips discussed at the workshop, as well as additional training materials, including:

  • Full description of all techniques, methods, and practice activities covered in the training
  • Talking points for each video clip
  • Additional clips with complete talking points
  • Lesson plans for school-wide and individual PD activities to help leaders train teachers
  • Aligned coaching tools and other materials to maximize teacher development

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

Our workshops are delivered using a “Train the Trainer” model. We prepare instructional leaders and school leadership teams to deliver excellent training on Teach Like a Champion 2.0 techniques. Schools typically send a team of two to five instructional leaders and teachers in order to build capacity within school teams to lead and implement Teach Like a Champion techniques back at their schools.


Workshop (per person)$ 1,000

Licensing (one per school)$ 1,000

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Albany Hilton Downtown 40 Lodge Street Albany, NY 12207
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