Session Title: Passionate Learners - Giving Our Classroom Back to Our Students Starting Today
Your Name: Pernille Ripp
Work Title: 5th Grade teacher
School or Organization Name: West Middleton Elementary, MCPASD
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: United States
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): Classroom teachers, any grade level, anybody working to make a change in education
Short Session Description (one line): A how-to presentation for ideas on how to increase student engagement, student voice, and student passion in your classroom.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): Are you ready to make a change in your classroom or school but not quite sure how to start or how to change? In this presentation practical ideas of how to give the classroom back to your students will be shared. From the set up of your classroom, to the first days of school, to limiting grades and homework, giving students a voice to the world, as well as changing how you see yourself as an educator, this is the presentation that will help you.