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Brain-Compatible Classrooms


Presenter: John DeLandtsheer
Core Area: Creativity & Instructional Strategies
Grade Level: Elementary & Secondary
Hours: 1

As a teacher and administrator, Mr. Delandtsheer has come to embrace the philosophy “Whoever does the work gets smarter.” He explains, we may need to revisit the type of work that is required of students and how we view them in order for our children to succeed in the 21st century.

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In this course, John Delandtsheer shows us how to look at our students in a different way – through methods that both research and experience validate. The course includes content that you can use to see positive changes in how your students learn and the interest level in which they apply themselves.

You will learn:

  • The six components of a brain-compatible classroom
  • Review the five keys to a successful classroom
  • Learn how to apply these concepts
  • and much more!

Mr. DeLandtsheer has worked in education for over forty years. He has taught all grades and he has worked as a curriculum consultant in the areas of differentiated instruction, effective schools research, critical thinking and gifted and talented education. In addition, he was an elementary school principal for fourteen years. Mr. DeLandtsheer has served as the GATE Coordinator for the Redlands Unified School District for over fifteen years. He has taught in the GATE Certificate Program through the University of California at Riverside for nearly twenty years.

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