Research states that students are motivated to learn when they have choice in their learning, when they have control over their learning and when they are challenged in their learning. In this webinar we will explore the role of learner agency, the importance of authentic learning for students and how we can give students more ownership over their learning and decision making in the school. You will be provided with practical ideas that you will be able to use and implement in your own educational setting.
Session One:
What is learner agency is and why is it important?

Why is building community important for learner agency?

How can we focus our learning to promote learner agency?
Session Two:
How can we promote student voice and choice in our learning?

What is authentic learning and how does it promote learner agency?

How can we give learners more control over decision making processes?
Target Audience:
Year 2 - Year 7 teachers, curriculum leaders, instructional coaches, instructional leaders
Tania Lattanzio
Tania Lattanzio is an author of ‘Taking the Complexity Out of Concepts’ and renowned international educator. Previously a teacher, coordinator, and manager with the International Baccalaureate, she is now Director of Innovative Global Education. Innovative Global Education has been established for over 10 years and in this time,Tania has worked as an educational consultant globally, in both local and international educational settings.

This role involves developing and conducting professional learning for teachers and leadership, modelling pedagogy in classrooms, and working intensively with teaching teams, through mentoring and coaching, to improve planning, teaching and assessment.

A key focus of Tania's work is developing and designing conceptual curriculum for schools, this work involves conceptualising curriculum across subject areas and year levels. This also involves equipping teachers with ideas and strategies to ensure that learning has a conceptual focus.

An advocate of inquiry, she works with educators to provide students with an education that is purposeful, meaningful, and relevant to their lives, where students have opportunities to be motivated and have agency and control of their learning.Tania has worked with schools and teachers from early childhood through to high school.

3rd & 10th March 2022

Each session is for 2 hours
New York 4:00 am | London 9:00 am | Zurich 10:00 am | Dubai 1:00 pm | India 2:30 pm | Hong Kong 5:00 pm
Melbourne 8:00 pm

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This workshop will be not recorded
USD 250 Per Participant
INCLUDES: Certificate of Participation for 5 Professional Development Hours
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