Learn, Lead, Innovate

Sixth Annual Summer Speaker Series

Join us for the second of two summer speakers.

Daniel Willingham

Monday, June 10th 2013 at 8:30am-3pm

Alumnae Room, MICDS Campus, 101 N Warson Rd, St Louis MO 63124

Daniel Willingham will lead us in a discussion centered around motivation and student performance. He will draw from content in his two books, Why Students Don't Like School and When Can You Trust the Experts.

Daniel T. Willingham is a psychologist at the University of Virginia, where he is a professor in the Department of Psychology. Willingham's research focuses on the application of findings from cognitive psychology and neuroscience to K-12 education
8:30-8:45 Registration and Coffee
8:45-10 Framing Presentation Student Motivation
10-10:15 Break
10:30-12 Interactive Learning Session
12-12:45 Lunch by McAllister's Deli
12:45-1:45 Discussion When Can You Trust the Experts
2:00-3:00 Discussion Technology as a Cognitive Toolkit

Thomas Guskey on Assessment and Grading - Full Faculty PD on Wednesday, May 29