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A Student-Centered Model of Instruction: An Inside Look

August 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Do you want students to take ownership of their learning, but you’re not sure how to get started? Building a learning environment for students to share, collaborate and learn from one another can happen quickly when the proper structures are in place.

In this edWebinar, attendees will learn foundational structures and routines that allow students the opportunity to begin having productive academic conversations, while taking ownership of their learning. Deana Senn and Jody Honaker will discuss the structures outlined in the book, The Power of Student Teams, by Michael Toth and David Sousa. This model of instruction has been used inside their partner schools for years, and since 2018 they have had a 100% success rate of raising achievement scores—even during the pandemic.

This edWebinar will be of interest to K-12 teachers, school and district leaders, and education technology leaders. There will be time for questions at the end of the presentation.

Deana SennAbout the Presenters

Deana Senn, Executive Director, Model of Instruction for Instructional Empowerment, calls upon her 20 years of experience in education throughout the United States and Canada to support leaders and teachers in increasing engagement, ensuring equity, and closing achievement gaps through student conversations and rigorous learning. She is an award-winning author and national speaker alongside her research and development leadership for Instructional Empowerment.

Jody HonakerJody Honaker, Director, Model of Instruction for Instructional Empowerment, has extensive experience supporting teachers and leaders by facilitating rigorous, engaging, and replicable learning through professional development, instructional planning, and classroom support. She has successfully devoted the last two decades to educational transformation, advocating her core belief that all children deserve the opportunity for a successful future. Jody has presented at international and national conferences, as well as hosted webinars to support educators with building their craft and love for teaching and leading.



August 11
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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