Serving 40 districts and 160 schools in Indiana
Wabash Valley Education Center serves 40 districts and 160 schools in North Central Indiana.

PD Pop: *Igniting the Learning Spark: Cultivating Background Knowledge (K-12) - Presented by Michelle Makus Shory


This session will explore the significance of background knowledge in facilitating student achievement. By enabling connections between new and existing knowledge, a solid foundation of background knowledge empowers students to engage in more comprehensive and compelling learning experiences. This session goes beyond theory to offer practical, classroom-ready suggestions for supporting and enhancing students' background knowledge. Attendees will leave equipped with actionable strategies that can be readily implemented in their classrooms. This live PD Pop will be recorded and shared afterwards,


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