Teachers Matter Conference 2015 – Simply the Best

An inspirational conference for teachers with practical ideas to engage, motivate, educate and prepare students for the future…

Start your year with inspiration, practical ideas and great team building!

Developing the Habits of Mind in Primary & Secondary Schools – Karen Boyes

Turn the theory of Habits of Mind into a reality in the
 classroom and beyond. In this workshop, teachers will
 progress step by step through implementing the Habits
of Mind from foundation to habituation. Steps include an
 introduction to Habits of Mind, how to recognise, appreciate
and activate the Habits within yourself and your students.
 Practical strategies and examples of assessment tools
including rubrics, curriculum infusion templates and student
work will be shared. Teachers will leave this session with an
 overall understanding of how to implement the Habits with staff, students and community.

January 21 – 22, 2015, Sydney

January 27 – 28, 2015, Rotorua

For more information:

 http://teachersmatter.co.nz/ or http://www.teachersmatter.com.au/