IDEA Curriculum Fair 2017: Workshop Schedule for Fairbanks

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

Fairbanks - Westmark Hotel

Monday, May 8, 2017

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

8:30 am - Breakfast is served

"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

Rampart

Chena

Northern Latitudes

10:00-11:00 ~ Exhibit Hall and Ordering Only

Session 1
11:00-12:00

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

Susan Ison
Victus Study Skills System

Top 10 Tools for Transitions (L)

Julia Renfro
ACPE

Build to Learn (L)

Maz Wright
TPS Publishing

Session 2
12:15-1:15

Goal Setting - A Family Event! (L)

Dennis DiNoia
Mr. D Math

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

Matt Bowman
TechTrep.com

Nurturing Competent Communicators - The Power of Linguistic Patterns (L)

Andrew Pudewa
IEW

Session 3
1:30-2:30

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

Brian Wasko
WriteAtHome.com

Empower Your Students (P)

Rachel Book
Lincoln Learning Solutions

Fun With Line (L)

Sara Osterink
Atelier/Arts Attack

Session 4
2:45-3:45

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

Debbie Oberste
RightStart Math

The Myth of Average (L)

Vicki Kircher
Moving Beyond the Page

Secrets to the Scholarship Search! (L)

Jean Burk
College Prep Genius

Session 5
4:00-5:00

How to Speak and Talk Math (L)

Dennis DiNoia
Mr. D Math

Can Learning Really Be This Fun? (P)

Grant Funk
Av-STEM Alaska

Freedomship and Entrepreneurial Education (L)

Andrew Pudewa
IEW

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

 

 

Fairbanks - Westmark Hotel

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Exhibit Hall Open from 9:00 to 4:00

Time

Rampart

Chena

Northern Latitudes

Session 6
9:00-10:00

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

Dennis DiNoia
Mr. D Math

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

Jim Hodges
Jim Hodges Audio Books

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

Andrew Pudewa
IEW

Session 7
10:15-11:15

How to Do Literary Analysis that Doesn't Ruin the Book (L)

Brian Wasko
WriteAtHome.com

Introduction to Robotics and Robotics Sensors for Kids (L)

Jack Pien
EEME.co

Transform Your Math Anxious Child (L)

Matthew & Alecia Blackwood
UnLock Math

Session 8
11:30-12:30

H.E.L.P.! Hope in Educating your child with Learning Problems using RightStart Math (P)

Debbie Oberste
RightStart Math

Show Me the Money (L)

Julia Renfro
ACPE

Reading Strategies for the Struggling or Non-Reader (L)

Andrew Pudewa
IEW

Session 9
12:45-1:45

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

Dennis DiNoia
Mr. D Math

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

Kim Bredberg
Blackbird & Company

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

Jean Burk
College Prep Genius

Session 10
2:00-3:00

Building a Solid Math Foundation (L)

Debbie Oberste
RightStart Math

Success Makers (P)

Nicole Galagan
Barnes & Noble

Nature Deficit Disorder: Causes, Consequences, and Cures (L)

Andrew Pudewa
IEW

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