When: October 19-21, 2017
Where: Graded - The American School of São Paulo
INNOVATE 2017 is a groundbreaking conference that begins and ends in the classroom. Engaging in both experiential and traditional learning practices, you will discover new ways to employ innovation. This unique conference will feature, not only pioneering educators from across the globe, but from innovators from other fields.
Day 1. Observe learning and school practices with real participants and immediate feedback from experts, students, teachers, and leaders.
Day 2. Attend presentations by master practitioners, enhanced by student participation, in each of the four strands: instruction, engagement, leadership, and transformation.
Day 3. Return to the classroom, as a teacher or student, to apply the inventive techniques and lessons you have learned.
Four ways to participate in INNOVATE 2017:
1. Teach a demonstration lesson that highlights innovative work that you are doing.
2. Deliver a presentation that engages participants in collaboration or helps them employ a new technique.
3. Observe, learn, and finally implement an innovation within a classroom filled with students and colleagues.
4. Share an innovation from the world beyond education and inspire us to incorporate the best practices from your field.