Lead Like Your Hair’s On Fire: Unlocking the Secret to Student Engagement
July 28, 29, and 30 | 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Audience: Directors and Front-Line Youth Workers
Goal: Discover the mindset, process, and tools needed for dynamic student engagement
• Discover research-based strategy for sparking student engagement.
• Grow leadership skills for effective facilitation of new program activities
• Engage with and learn new activities for immediate application in your program
• Be inspired to be the kind of leader who never settles for “boring” again
Session 1: Overcoming The Barriers To Student Engagement
In a driven and stress filled world, play is seldom understood or embraced as an essential practice for balance and well-being. This workshop will help learners get in touch with the role of play in their own lives and its vital role for health and well-being for everyone.
Session 2: Tapping Into The Power of Experiential Facilitation
Research confirms the benefits of active learning that engages the whole person - social, emotional, cognitive, and physical. In this workshop, participants will grow facilitation skills and learn how to apply the experiential process that leads to dynamic engagement with their students.
Session 3: Serious Fun: Engaging Student’s in Purposeful Play
Our brains are wired for fight or flight. Growth and learning require that we step out of our comfort zones. In this webinar, learners will learn new tactics and activities that use play to get students into the stretch zone through fun activities where true learning takes place.