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A summit about contemporary teaching with strands focused on literacy and numeracy. The event explores how these two core area of education are continuously evolving for for all K-12 learners and teachers in the 21st century. The conference features topic experts from around the world.
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Friday, November 20 • 09:00 - 16:00
Rethinking Literacy: Start with Joy! [TICKETED EVENT]

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What is happiness? In recent years, there has been an explosion of interest in the "science of happiness." What is happiness? What might it look like in school? In literacy learning? It need not be an either/or scenario: we can design joyful learning experiences with both student happiness and literacy success in mind. Join Tonya for an interactive day of learning as you explore happiness, joy, inquiry, and agency across multiple aspects of literacy. Leave with practical ideas and plans to make happiness an integral part of your classroom for your kids.

Session 1: Learning is Joyful! Ways to Ignite Student Happiness AND Enhance Learning
Session 2: Inspiring Joyful Readers through Classroom Libraries...And More!
Session 3: Amplifying Agency in Writing through Genre Choice
Session 4: Interactive Read-Aloud: A Powerful Priority

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Tonya Gilchrist

Experienced Educator, Presenter, Instructional Coach, and Curriculum Specialist
Tonya Gilchrist is an internationally experienced educator, presenter, instructional coach, and curriculum specialist. Tonya earned her Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from Hong Kong University. She also holds an IB Certificate in Leadership Practice and an IB Advanced Certificate... Read More →


Friday November 20, 2020 09:00 - 16:00 GMT+08
Nexus International School 1 Aljunied Walk, Singapore