Make Their Heads Hurt!

Presentation Category: 
Curriculum Integration
Presentation Description: 
Ever finish a day of teaching with nothing left but a headache? Want to engage your students in a positive manner to increase their buy in and participation. Join us as we model and introduce new ways to pump up your students and put the learning in their court. With your kids wanting to learn, you will be a happier more productive teacher without a headache at the end of the day!!!!
Presentation Style
Lecture Style: 
Interactive Style: 
Lead Presenter
Lead Presenter Name: 
Jake Dunn
Agriculture Teacher
Additional Presenter 1
Additional Presenter 1: 
Krista Vannest
Agriculture Teacher
J.H Pitman High School

Funding Opportunities

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act provides funding to states to replace cuts to K-12 and higher education for several purposes including teacher professional development for making progress toward rigorous college and career-ready standards.

Information links for funding professional development:

Using Recovery Funds to Drive School Reform and Improvement

AARA Title I Part A Funds

Implementing the Recovery Act

Implementation Ideas from the Field

Perkins Funding

The CCPC conference includes professional development topics for faculty, counselors, and administrators that meet requirements of the 2006 Perkins Act (Sections 122, 124, 134, and 135).

Information links for funding professional development:

Perkins IV (2006) Legislation

Perkins IV (2006) Policy Guidance