IDEA Curriculum Fair 2017: Workshop Schedule for Soldotna

Attendee Welcome Page ~ Anchorage ~ Fairbanks ~ Juneau ~ Soldotna

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

Soldotna - Soldotna Sports Center

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Keynote Breakfast 8:00-10:00 am
Exhibit Hall Open from 10:00 to 5:00

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

Room A

Room B

Room C

10:00-10:30 ~ Shopping in Exhibit Hall

Session 1
10:30-11:30

How to Speak and Talk Math (L)

Dennis DiNoia
Mr. D Math

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

Kim Bredberg
Blackbird & Company

Build to Learn (L)

Maz Wright
TPS Publishing

Session 2
11:45-12:45

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

Andrew Pudewa
IEW

The Myth of Average (L)

Vicki Kircher
Moving Beyond the Page

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

Jim Hodges
Jim Hodges Audio Books

Session 3
1:00-2:00

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

Matt Bowman
TechTrep.com

Why Schools Are the Worst Places to Learn Stuff (L)

Brian Wasko
WriteAtHome.com

Mom, Don't Make Me Think Just Tell Me the Answer (L)

Debbie Oberste
RightStart Math

Session 4
2:15-3:15

Fun With Line (L)

Sara Osterink
Atelier/Arts Attack

Empower Your Students (P)

Rachel Book
Lincoln Learning Solutions

Transform Your Math Anxious Child (L)

Matthew & Alecia Blackwood
UnLock Math

Session 5
3:30-4:30

How to Ace the "New" SAT (L)

Jean Burk
College Prep Genius

Spelling and the Brain (L)

Andrew Pudewa
IEW

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

Dennis DiNoia
Mr. D Math

4:30-5:00 ~ Shopping in Exhibit Hall