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Tuesday, August 20 • 10:30am - 11:30am
Breaking Out of Traditional Classroom Learning: Using Breakout Boxes to Maximize Student Engagement
In this session, participants will learn how to use a teaching tool which facilities problem solving using collaboration, communication, as well as critical and creative thinking. Breakout Boxes can be compared to escape rooms which have students working on a series of questions that come directly from curriculum. Participants will learn how to construct this teaching strategy and then solve a “breakout” activity in a team.

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Dr. Missy Sullivan

Gifted Tchr, First Colonial HS
I am passionate about students as well as teachers. I've had a wide range of teaching experience which includes teaching inner-city students in Pre-K, K, 2nd, and 5th grade. I've also taught in a French immersion school working with 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade. When I moved to VA Beach... Read More →

Tuesday August 20, 2019 10:30am - 11:30am EDT
Green Run HS: Room 105