This webinar will focus on helping students learn to use summarization in engaging ways to promote deeper learning, by identifying salient information and structuring it for long-term meaning, retention, and application. Dedra Stafford, coauthor with Rick Wormeli of the book Summarization in Any Subject: 60 Innovative, Tech-Infused Strategies for Deeper Student Learning, will give participants a fresh and creative look at the old tedium of summarization, including brand new summarizing techniques that can be differentiated for multiple disciplines and levels of student readiness. During the webinar, Stafford will walk participants through several of her favorite interactive strategies that can be implement immediately in the classroom.
This free webinar will take place on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, from 3 – 5 p.m. EST. Registration is required. It is appropriate for any teacher of grades 6-12.
Source Organization: ASCD