IDEA Curriculum Fair 2013: Workshop Schedule for Juneau

Attendee Welcome Page ~ Anchorage ~ Fairbanks ~ Juneau ~ Soldotna

KEY: (P) = Product Workshops; (L) = Learning Workshops

Juneau - Centennial Hall

Thursday, May 2, 2013

Keynote Brunch 8:30-10:30 am
Exhibit Hall Open from 10:30 to 4:30

9:00 am - Breakfast is served

"How to Be the Perfect Homeschooler"

Keynote Speech by Carol Simpson

Wit and wisdom from a homeschooler with 27 years of experience!

Time

Egan Room

Hickel Room

Miller Room

Hammond Room

10:30-11:00 ~ Shopping in Exhibit Hall

Session 1
11:00-12:00

Tricksters in Literature (L)

Jim Weiss

How Any Mom Can Teach Creativity Through Art (P)

Larry Osterink
Atelier

Free College at your Fingertips (L)

Jean Burk

RightStart Mathematics: Visual-Based Success! (P)

Kathleen Cotter Lawler
RightStart Math

Session 2

12:15-1:15

Effectively Teaching Writing (L)

Brian Wasko

How to Teach Kids the ABCs of Science While "Playing" Like Einstein (L)

Rebecca Keller

Funding Your Future (L)

Conor Williamson
AK Commission on Post-Secondary Education

A Creative Visual Art Workshop for Students Ages 5-8 (L)

Marcia Osterink

Session 3

1:30-2:30

Tricksters in Literature (L)

Jim Weiss

Math: Build a Solid Foundation (L)

Kathleen Cotter Lawler

Mathematics: Kindergarten To College the RightStart Way (P)

Kathleen Cotter Lawler
RightStart Math

A Creative Visual Art Workshop for Students Ages 9-15 (L)

Marcia Osterink

Session 4

2:45-3:45

Storytelling Up Close and Personal: A Teen Workshop (L)

Jim Weiss

The Internet: Resource or Distraction or Both? (L)

Rebecca Keller

Teaching Reading in Six Easy Steps (P)

Amanda Burnett & Carrie Roberts
Winsor Learning

Investigate the Scientific Method with Incredibly Fun, Hands-on Experiments (L)

John Grunder

Session 5

4:00-5:00

Still Puzzled? (L)

Carol Habeger, Carol Simpson, Traci Heaton, & Susanna Graves

Confessions of a Reformed Grammar Legalist (L)

Brian Wasko

Math Puzzles and Brain Teasers (L)

Kathleen Cotter Lawler

How to Ace the SAT (L)

Jean Burk

5:00-5:30 ~ Shopping in Exhibit Hall