T R A I N I N G
Transforming American Education
Strategic Learning Initiatives (SLI) and Top 20 Training
invites you to a free preview of an exciting professional development opportunity for all principals, teachers, parents and district administration.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
2332 S. Western Av.
Join us as we explore "Wow" insights and practical tools for creating and sustaining a culture of learning and making a positive difference in how students experience school. Discover tools for developing the potential of your students and enhancing the culture of your classrooms and schools."
"Finally, after 30 years of teaching. I found a program that changes the culture of education. Top 20 Training gives parents, teachers and students the tools necessary to be successful in school and in life."
Teacher St. Louis Park High School
Agenda for the two preview sessions:
Live Above the Line: How Our Thinking Governs Our Experience
This session focuses on becoming aware of our thinking so we know when it is working and when it is not working. It explores (1) The conditions that we come upon in our life that invite us to go Below the Line (2) Indicators telling us when we are Below, (3) How to handle Below the Line experiences with more grace and dignity and (4) How to trampoline back Above the Line.
Keep Stupid in the Box: Eliminating Student Roadblocks for Success
Based on research from students and adults, this session identifies (1) Five causes of stupid, (2) Responses students make when they feel stupid, and (3) What teachers can do to minimize the negative impact stupid has on kids?
RSVP to Laura Reyes at Strategic Learning Initiatives
(312) 738-0022 or firstname.lastname@example.org by June 22nd.