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Lose the Lecture - Engaging Approaches to Early Childhood Professional Learning

Teresa A Byington

Publisher: Gryphon House Inc.

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Professional development is important, but early childhood professionals get just as bored, worn out, and disengaged from learning as their younger counterparts do. But while pre-K and K–12 classroom learning continues to evolve and improve, adult learners are often left by the wayside! There must be a better way.Lose the Lecture brings administrators, coaches, and facilitators a new approach to professional development and adult learning that focuses on the learners—how they think, what they need, and what motivates them to grow. Learn how to: • Teach adult learners in the ways they learn best • Facilitate meaningful group learning • Engage participants in honest communication and reflection This book features tips, tools, and strategies to help you turn professional learning from a dreaded requirement to a meaningful opportunity. The best part? There’s no slide deck!

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