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This Summit is a collaboration between Hamilton County and Butler County ESC. The Key speakers are

HCESC and BCESC: Midwest Leadership Summit. Midwest Leadership Summit: Learning & Leading Welcome to the Midwest Leadership Summit!

HCESC and BCESC: Midwest Leadership Summit

Today, more than ever, our profession requires leaders who can lead successful and sustainable change efforts. Leading successful and sustainable change is considered by many change experts as the key leadership competency for educational leaders of the 21st Century and beyond. Over the course of the next two days, we will empower you with new change strategies and explore the leaders's role in developing school culture, which separates good leadership from great leadership.

So get ready to climb the summit! The Brain, Whole Brain Teaching and Learning. Twitter: @EricJensenBrain. Twitter: @newfrontier21. ASCD Author - Eric Jensen. Eric Jensen Webinars. Watch Recorded Eric Jensen Webinars Leading with the Brain in Mind: Focus on Cognitive Capacity Recorded 60 minute webinar Join us for an amazing and idea packed session by cognitive capacity builder, Dr.

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Eric Jensen Website. FOCUSING ON WHAT MATTERS: FOUR FACTS AND STRATEGIES FROM ERIC JENSEN. Conference News Online – 2013 By Adam Drummond “When teachers focus on what matters most, good things happen,” says Eric Jensen.

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Eric Jensen On Teaching Kids In Poverty - Brain-Based Learning. Brain Based Learning and Brain Based Teaching Articles From Jensen Learning. Why 8.5% is a Great, Gutsy, and Gaudy Goal.

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Most people think a BIG goal is to improve XYZ in their life by 20% or even 50%. Today, you will read how your 8.5% goal can change everything else in your life for the better this year. Getting Started In short, the 8.5% times 12 months will multiply into something better than you ever imagined (+100%). We are going to focus this year on just one thing. I have enjoyed pretty good health for the last 10-20 years. When I look back on my life, both of the two injuries could have been avoided. Now you might say that I do not have a classroom of first graders to catch colds from every day. Free Webinars for Educators. Register for Live Webinars Sign up for one of our FREE online webinars or watch one of our pre-recorded sessions on the brain and learning.

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The Effects of Poverty on Teaching and Learning. Lesson Plans and Teacher Timesavers - Huge Collection - Instant Lessons View Collection Need Tons of New Worksheets?

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- 50,000+ printables - Save Time! View Now... The Effects of Poverty on Teaching and Learning Poverty is an issue that more and more of our nation's children are coming face to face with. The Concept of Being At-Risk The term at-risk refers to children who are likely to fail in school or in life because of their life's social circumstances. How Does Poverty Influence Learning? Editor's note: This piece was adapted from Turning High-Poverty Schools into High-Performing Schools by William H.

How Does Poverty Influence Learning?

Parrett and Kathleen M. Budge. People in poverty are as diverse as people in any other socioeconomic class. They present, like other groups, a wide array of values, beliefs, dispositions, experiences, backgrounds, and life chances. As educators, in order to be responsive to the needs of our students, it is helpful to consider the constraints that poverty often places on people's lives, particularly children's, and how such conditions influence learning and academic achievement. Study of brain scans may show impact of poverty on academic achievement.

A dozen important brain based concepts - The Second Principle. Creating a brain based classroom – A dozen important concepts and teaching strategies every teacher (and parent) should know about how the brain learns best ©Leslie Owen Wilson, Ed.D. 2014 Contact Leslie Download a PDF version of A dozen important brain based concepts L.

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Anthony Muhammad - Moving the Bus Forward: Creating Healthy Learning Environments for All Students. Transforming School Culture: Overcoming Staff Division - PowerPoint. Dr. Anthony Muhammad. Anthony Muhammad is one of the most sought after educational consultants in North America.

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As a practitioner of nearly twenty years, Dr. Muhammad has served as a middle school teacher, assistant principal, middle school principal, and high school principal. Dr. Muhammad’s tenure as a practitioner has earned him several awards as both a teacher and a principal. His most notable accomplishment came as principal at Levey Middle School in Southfield, Michigan, a National School of Excellence, where student proficiency on state assessments was more than doubled in five years and he was named the Michigan Middle School Principal of the Year in 2005. Dr. If you are ready for a powerful transformation in student performance call (248) 974-4828 to discuss how we can tailor our services to meet your school’s needs. The archive for all of Dr. Dr. Anthony Muhammad - Podcast: Help Students At The First Sign Of Trouble. 68: Dr.

Dr. Anthony Muhammad - Podcast: Help Students At The First Sign Of Trouble

Anthony Muhammad | Help Students At The First Sign Of Trouble | Galvanize Your Resources Through Motivation, Professional Development, and Modeling To Produce Productive, Healthy, Educated Students | Struggling Students Don’t Need Pity, They Need Help Download Podcast Here Dr. Anthony Muhammad is one of the most sought after educational consultants in North America. Q & A with Anthony Muhammad. Growth Mindset Video. Dr. Carol Dweck on Fixed vs. Growth Mindsets. Resources on Developing Resilience, Grit, and Growth Mindset. There’s been a lot of talk lately about resilience, grit, growth mindset, and related concepts -- including the social and emotional skills associated with these factors and their importance for student well-being and academic success. Edutopia has curated these lists of resources to help educators and parents follow these topics and create home and school environments that provide supports and opportunities to help young people thrive.

Nurturing Resilience The ability to bounce back from adversity is associated with a variety of skills. Learn more about the resilience research and supports and strategies to develop resilience in young people. (10+ Resources) Fostering Grit Explore an array of resources about understanding and building student perseverance, and consider questions raised by the research on grit. (15+ Resources) Teaching Growth Mindset. Angela Lee Duckworth: Grit: The power of passion and persistence. School Climate and Culture - Videos, Articles, Resources, Experts. School Culture Definition. The term school culture generally refers to the beliefs, perceptions, relationships, attitudes, and written and unwritten rules that shape and influence every aspect of how a school functions, but the term also encompasses more concrete issues such as the physical and emotional safety of students, the orderliness of classrooms and public spaces, or the degree to which a school embraces and celebrates racial, ethnic, linguistic, or cultural diversity.

Like the larger social culture, a school culture results from both conscious and unconscious perspectives, values, interactions, and practices, and it is heavily shaped by a school’s particular institutional history. Students, parents, teachers, administrators, and other staff members all contribute to their school’s culture, as do other influences such as the community in which the school is located, the policies that govern how it operates, or the principles upon which the school was founded.

Reform Debate. What Having a “Growth Mindset” Actually Means. Andrew Nguyen/HBR STAFF Scholars are deeply gratified when their ideas catch on. And they are even more gratified when their ideas make a difference — improving motivation, innovation, or productivity, for example. But popularity has a price: people sometimes distort ideas, and therefore fail to reap their benefits. Documents Ohio Communications Skill Will LLCWorkshop. Leadership Toolkit.