Curriculum is at the heart of student and teacher life in a school. Reaching a strong consensus on what is taught and learned is a path that all schools and educators go through with the hope of obtaining optimal results.
The focus of this workshop is to build, strengthen and consolidate your curriculum to balance academics and socio-emotional skills to build resilient learners through a streamlined curriculum. Participants will go through the process of building curriculum that prepares students for a changing world where students acquire knowledge, skill and consolidate for authentic application. We will tackle challenges that schools in order to build strategies that make a curriculum at a school sustainable.
In many schools, turnover of teachers is prevalent and impacts the culture of a school. On the other hand, turnover of leadership can shift the operations and direction, impacting the overall mission and vision of an institution. This workshop is aimed at exploring ways to promote and build a shared leadership approach that permeates from top leadership into different stakeholders. By building shared leadership, we can ensure that direction is sustainable and that change shifts to improvement.
Building a safe and structured classroom environment promotes student learning and creativity in teaching. This workshop looks to explore how to build authentic learning experiences that not only aim at purposeful learning in academics, but to ensure that soft skills and socio-emotional needs are met. Building a strong classroom community and environment enhances learning for all students. We will explore strategies for student accountability in order to for them to build ownership of their learning process.