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0014D/DD - Educational Improvisation: Enhancing Creativity in Common Core Classrooms

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Formerly titled, “Walk It, Talk It, Chalk It.” This course is appropriate for educators K-12!

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Course Description:

Join us and learn the basics of educational improvisation and its application to classroom management, student engagement, and enhancement of student creativity! Develop and create lessons that incorporate educational improvisation to address a wide range of student learning styles, and increase your level of comfort with several new instructional techniques!

One book is required for all participants in this class. UWGB will contact you with more information about the book following the course registration deadline.

~Offered in partnership with the West De Pere School District
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Comments from Participants:

“Students are learning and practicing thinking outside the box. They feel more comfortable asking questions in class and trying new things!”

“Student participation in my classroom has skyrocketed because of the activities and ideas that I have learned from this class!”

“I am sharing various ideas with colleagues for differentiating lessons.”

"I think this course is great for block scheduling in order to get students moving, thinking, and doing!" ~Chris Steinlage

Choose from THREE Enrollment Options!

One Graduate Credit ($325)

  • Course Number: ED & HUD 795-2, section 7401 (#0014D)

  • Prerequisite: Graduate Standing (Must have earned a bachelor’s degree)

  • Schedule: Saturdays, February 16 and 23, 2013 (9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.)
    (The official course start and end dates for fee and grade reporting purposes are February 16 to March 11, 2013.)

  • Teacher Standards # 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9

Two Graduate Credits ($710)
  • Course Number: ED & HUD 795-2, section 7402 (#0014DD)

  • Prerequisite: Graduate Standing (Must have earned a bachelor’s degree)

  • Schedule: Saturdays, February 16, February 23, and March 16 (9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.); and Monday evenings, April 15 & 22, 2013 (4:30-8:15 p.m.)
    (The official course start and end dates for fee and grade reporting purposes are February 16 to May 6, 2013.)

  • Teacher Standards # 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9

Noncredit ($225)
  • Program Number: #0014ND

  • Prerequisite: None

  • Schedule: Saturdays, February 16 and 23, 2013 (9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.)

  • Teacher Standards # 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9

Location of Course: De Pere - West De Pere School District


Course Instructor(s): Peggy Eserkaln - Instructor Bio

Registration Deadline: 02/10/2013

Syllabus Link: Click here for PDF of course syllabus

 

To Register For This Course:

Click the Register Online link or contact Mary Ann in the UW-Green Bay Education Outreach Office at (920) 465-2480 or toll-free at 800-621-2313. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 7:45 AM-4:30 PM. Or, please email your request to us at educationoutreach@uwgb.edu.

Registration for this Event is Closed