Powerful Understanding

Details

In this session, Canadian teacher, author and international speaker Adrienne Gear will introduce the key concepts from her new book Powerful Understanding. This book explores effective ways to build social-emotional skills as well as promoting critical thinking – two important core competencies for creating effective learners. For those familiar with the Adrienne’s Reading Power strategies, you will see how she has integrated them into this model to extend and deepen learning. Come to this session and leave inspired and ready to teach your students to think critically and reflectively AND be confident, compassionate and caring citizens!


Objectives and Outcomes

  • Critical Thinking model
  • Social-Emotional Learning
  • Deepening understanding of self, others, world

Additional Information

SKU CONF2020KAG
Session Session 2 - 11:00am - 12:45pm
Day Day 4
Topic Literacy

In this session, Canadian teacher, author and international speaker Adrienne Gear will introduce the key concepts from her new book Powerful Understanding. This book explores effective ways to build social-emotional skills as well as promoting critical thinking – two important core competencies for creating effective learners. For those familiar with the Adrienne’s Reading Power strategies, you will see how she has integrated them into this model to extend and deepen learning. Come to this session and leave inspired and ready to teach your students to think critically and reflectively AND be confident, compassionate and caring citizens!


Objectives and Outcomes

  • Critical Thinking model
  • Social-Emotional Learning
  • Deepening understanding of self, others, world