What if Schools Were Like Google? Implementing a Genius Hour Project

Speaker: Troy Cockrum, Director of Innovative Teaching, Little Flower School
Day/Time: Wednesday - 3:25pm - 4:15pm
Audience: K - 12
Tech Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Strand: Innovative Instruction
Room: Augusta - Embassy Suites

In this session, you will learn practical ways to implement a Google-like 20% or Genius Hour Project. Using tested methods, the project will quickly have students choosing passion-based projects to support their learning and collaborating with others in answering their own questions. This innovative format will revolutionize your classroom and make every day more efficient and more fun for everyone. You will gain knowledge of the process to implementing Genius Hour, see student examples, learn from the presenter's experience in building the project, and gain ideas to start Genius Hour in your classroom tomorrow!

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