Building the Responsive Classroom: How to Create a Safe, Joyful Environment That Fosters Rigorous Learning
October 19, 2016
9:00 - 12:00 PM
NYC Charter School Center - Training Room
111 Broadway, Suite 604, New York, NY 10006
Presenter: Brandon Sorlie – Chief Academic Officer, Ascend Learning
Join us for a special opportunity to meet the Ascend Chief Schools Officer and hear how the network’s decision to implement Responsive Classroom allows our schools to focus on intellectual and social learning, nurturing a strong sense of belonging, and promoting student agency in both thought and action. During the session, you will learn about the philosophy of Responsive Classroom, identify key practices, and hear about the challenges and successes Ascend experienced in moving towards a responsive approach.
Suggested Audience: General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Dean/Coaches, School Leaders, Related Service Providers