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Friday, February 19 • 9:00am - 10:00am
Dialogue in the classroom and in your team: Identifying and breaking through texting thought and language

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How are you today? Good. Do you have any questions? No. What do you notice? Nothing. What do you think about this? It's cool. Does anyone have any ideas? No.

We have come to a point in our lives when the crown of human creativity, that of collaboration and connection, has been reduced to simple, surface answers that lead to simple, surface answers. A colleague and I spent the last two years exploring why students were not able to dialogue with each other. Not just talk, but engage in meaningful conversations. This was our focus for the year. What we'realized we had to focus on was surprising. Come to share frustrations, hear stories, ask questions, to listen, and to end up in a place we never set out to find. We will never plan our year the same way again.

Speakers
avatar for Paul Marlett

Paul Marlett

Dialogue in the Classroom and In Your Team/ Math
Paul is a dedicated teacher with parents who are innovators in high school and university education. A maverick in education with a unique approach to teaching and learning he started in phys ed, health, leadership, dance and outdoor ed. Then he joined the blended Home Education program... Read More →

Hosts
avatar for Jason Wegner

Jason Wegner

Student Teacher, University of Lethbridge
Jason Wegner is a 6th-year student teacher at the University of Lethbridge who lives with a severe mental illness, Bipolar I Disorder. He is a mental health advocate who has given numerous presentations on the mental health challenges he has overcome and offers practical advice for... Read More →


Friday February 19, 2021 9:00am - 10:00am MST
Conv Zoom-15