Custom Workshops

Ask your administrator to set up an on-site workshop customized to the topics and skills that are most relevant to your faculty.  Training fees are travel plus $1900 per day for groups and can be scheduled to reoccur throughout the year for continuing support or for incremental change during a long-term improvement plan.  All sessions are taught using hands-on methods to exemplify the staging, scaffolding and the use of student-centered teaching methods. Popular topics and skills include:

  • Project Based Learning Techniques:  Model-building, Competitions and Debates
  • Guiding the Process of Science:  From Research Questions to Data-based Conclusions
  • Applying Hypothesis Testing and Statistics in AP or IB Science
  • Strategically Improving Pass Rates for Standardized Exams (AP, IB, EOC, ACT, SAT)
  • Helping Students Design Their Own Lab and Field Experiments
  • Student Centered Teaching to Maximize Critical Thinking and Engagement
  • Infusing Math in the Science Classroom:  Data-generating Simulations, Games and Labs
  • Unpacking Your State Curriculum:  Writing Content and Skills into Student Centered Lesson Plans

Custom workshops are available in your region upon request.  Please send an email to Kristen.dotti@catalystlearningcurricula.com to schedule dates for your school or district.

 


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