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CANCELED: BreakoutEDU

August 10 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

$70

Description

With the clock racing against you, can you withstand the pressure to crack the code before time runs out?  Escape room games are unique, fun, and interactive experiences that are designed to foster the skills of communication, collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity in their participants. The concept that has been sweeping the nation for the last few years has now emerged as a powerful classroom tool!  Find out how to design your own escape room game based on materials you are already teaching in the classroom.  Create an experience that will allow your students to dive into material deeper and have an impactful experience they won’t soon forget.

Level: Beginner
Audience: Elementary, Middle, Secondary
Technology: Participants must bring a laptop, tablet, or Chromebook.

Presenter Bio

Alicia Wheeler is an Educational Technology Trainer for SMARTpath Education Services. As an accomplished coach and facilitator, she utilizes educational materials and creative experiences to engage individuals, teams, and organizations using innovative techniques.

Alicia specializes in coaching educators to think outside the box and create their own curriculum aligned escape room puzzles. She has previous work experience in the classroom and uses her teaching experience to brainstorm effective classroom techniques for the application of escape room games.

Details

Date:
August 10
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$70

Organizer

Other

PD Hours
3
Format
Workshop

Venue

IL United States + Google Map