IDEA Curriculum Fair 2011: Workshop Schedule for Anchorage

IDEA Curriculum Fair 2017: Workshop Schedule for Anchorage

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KEY: (P) = Product Workshops; (L) = Learning Workshops

Anchorage - The Egan Center

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Keynote Breakfast 8:00-10:00 am
Exhibit Hall Open from 10:00 to 6:00

8:30 am - Breakfast is served in Cook Room (far left on main floor)

"However Imperfectly: Lessons Learned from Three Decades of Teaching"

Keynote Speech by Andrew Pudewa

Andrew is the founder and director of the Institute for Excellence in Writing and a homeshcooling father of seven.

Time

Room 1

Room 2

Room 3

Room 4

Session 1
10:15-11:15

Can Learning Really Be This Fun? (P)

Grant Funk
Av-STEM Alaska

Getting Beyond the Five-Paragraph Essay (L)

Brian Wasko
WriteAtHome.com

Don't Just Teach American History; Make it Come Alive! (L)

Ashley Wiggers
GeoMatters

How to Speak and Talk Math (L)

Dennis DiNoia
Mr. D Math

Session 2
11:30-12:30

Freedomship Education: Rebuilding Your Education Paradigm (L)

Andrew Pudewa
IEW

Help Your Child Study Smarter, Not Harder! (L)

Susan Ison
Victus Study Skills System

Math Is More Than Just Numbers (L)

Debbie Oberste
RightStart Math

Build to Learn (L)

Maz Wright
TPS Publishing

12:30-1:30 ~ Mid-Day Break ~ Exhibit Hall and Ordering Only

Session 3
1:30-2:30

Experience Excellence in Writing (P)

Janet Beckett
IEW

Homeschooling With a Baby on Your Shoulder and a Toddler at Your Heels (L)

Carol Simpson
IDEA

Parents, Planning, and AKCIS (L)

Julia Renfro
ACPE

Prime Numbers - The Gateway to Algebra and Beyond! (L)

Dennis DiNoia
Mr. D Math

Session 4
2:45-3:45

Nurturing Competent Communicators The Power of Linguistic Patterns (L)

Andrew Pudewa
IEW

Reduce Spending at Home While Teaching STEM Skills! (L)

Colleen Fisk
Renewable Energy Alaska Project

I Hate Math, But I Want My Kids To Love It (P)

Debbie Oberste
RightStart Math

How to Ace the "New" SAT (L)

Jean Burk
College Prep Genius

Session 5
4:00-5:00

Transform Your Math Anxious Child (L)

Matthew & Alecia Blackwood
UnLock Math

The Joy of Integrated Reading and Writing, Kindergarten through High School (P)

Kim Bredberg
Blackbird & Company

Show Me the Money (L)

Julia Renfro
ACPE

STEAMing Ahead - Introducing New STEAM Materials (P)

Jay Ramos
Barnes & Noble

5:00-6:00 ~ Exhibit Hall and Ordering Only

 

 

Anchorage - The Egan Center

Friday, May 5, 2017

Exhibit Hall Open from 9:00 to 4:00

Time

Room 1

Room 2

Room 3

Room 4

Session 6
9:00-10:00

Teaching Boys & Other Children Who Would Rather Make Forts All Day (L)

Andrew Pudewa
IEW

How Henty Helps with History, Geography, Character, and Language (L)

Jim Hodges
Jim Hodges Audio Books

How to Teach Math to Children with Learning Difficulties (L)

Debbie Oberste
RightStart Math

Fun With Line (L)

Sara Osterink
Atelier/Arts Attack

Session 7
10:15-11:15

Introduction to Robotics and Robotics Sensors for Kids (L)

Jack Pien
EEME.co

How to Love Grammar without Being a Grammar Snob (L)

Brian Wasko
WriteAtHome.com

What Mattered Most: Recollections of a Homeschool Graduate (L)

Ashley Wiggers
GeoMatters

Goal Setting - A Family Event! (L)

Dennis DiNoia
Mr. D Math

Session 8
11:30-12:30

The Four Deadly Errors of Teaching Writing (L)

Andrew Pudewa
IEW

Young Tech-savvy Entrepreneurs Doing Good in the World (L)

Matt Bowman
TechTrep.com

RightStart Math: Let's Play Games! (P)

Debbie Oberste
RightStart Math

Hypergraphia Genius, Good Notes-Good Grades! (L)

Jean Burk
College Prep Genius

Session 9
12:45-1:45

How to Teach Art to Kids (L)

Ashley Krieger
Createfulart.com

Empower Your Students (P)

Rachel Book
Lincoln Learning Solutions

Top 10 Tools for Transitions (L)

Julia Renfro
ACPE

SAT Math It's Not the Math, it's the Question that is Confusing! (L)

Dennis DiNoia
Mr. D Math

Session 10
2:00-3:00

A Classical Approach in a Modern World (L)

Andrew Pudewa
IEW

The Myth of Average (L)

Vicki Kircher
Moving Beyond the Page

Taking the Fear Out of Fractions With RightStart Fractions (P)

Debbie Oberste
RightStart Math

The 13 Most Important Soft Skills to Teach Your Children (L)

Jean Burk
College Prep Genius

3:00-4:00 ~ Exhibit Hall and Ordering Only