Pacific Lutheran University 2020 Advanced Summer Institute

08/10/2020 09:00 AM - 08/12/2020 04:00 PM PT

Description

During this three day deep dive:

  • Self regulation, plasticity, metacognition and working memory will be the areas of focus
  • Participants will be introduced to a brain-centric pedagogical model that is central to critical understanding of areas of attention, comprehension, mindset and engagement
  • Educators will develop an action plan on how to scale neuroscience in their schools and communities
  • Teachers will focus on how to grow the structures in the brain (PFC) that allow students to increase their executive function

You will learn how to:

  • Apply a pedagogical model for brain-centric engagement
  • Teach with plasticity in mind
  • View teaching as the practice of growing and strengthening learning pathways
  • Eliminate labeling and stratification by using inclusive teaching practice
  • Give assessments for the 21st century