The “Visual Impact, Visual Teaching Professional Development Workshop Series” includes 9 different workshops:
“Visual Teaching Tools for the Classroom: Encouraging Attitudes of Excellence, Creativity & Leadership” – (6-hours)
“Critical/Creative Thinking Skills & the Six Methods of Visual Learning: Pedagogy & Imagery” – (6-hours)
“Whole Brain Visual Thinking: Building a New Level of Cognition” – (6-hours)
“Twice Exceptional: Brilliant Chaos – The Competition of Strengths vs. Weaknesses” – (6-hours)
“In Search of the21st Century Classroom: The Visual Quest” – (6-hours)
“Visual Literacy: Strategies for Teaching Gifted English Language Learners”– (6-hours)
“Visual Direction: Changing the Course of Education” – (6-hours)
“Bullying? Press Delete!“ – (2-hours, perfect for faculty meetings)
The goals of our workshops are to…
- empower students to challenge themselves academically through a technological funnel;
- develop skills in logic and critical/creative thinking;
- enhance the use of digital resources;
- facilitate inquiry based learning;
- nurture student self-expression and development of talent;
- foster differentiated learning in the classroom;
- cultivate interdisciplinary motivational activities;
- promote independent studies/cross-curricular approaches;
- facilitate teacher empowerment/student ownership;
- enrich 21st century teaching skills.
Contact us for further details on workshop
times and locations and/or keynote presentations
We offer 9 different Workshop Training Modules for your faculty and staff!
Don’t see a workshop in your area? We come to you!
Contact us for on-site scheduling: 512.567.7291 VTAlliance@me.com
(scroll down for current available workshops)
4/10 -Texas Association for the Gifted & Talented Leadership Conference, Omni Houston Hotel, 4 Riverway Dr., Houston, TX, 77056, (“The Faces of Twice Exceptional: Gifted Combinations & Compensatory Learning”), 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
6/13 – Houston Area G/T Coop, Richard E. Berry Educational Support Center, 8877 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress, TX, 8:30 – 4:00, (“Twice Exceptional: Brilliant Chaos – The Competition of Strengths vs. Weaknesses”)
6/29 – Houston Area G/T Coop, Pasadena, TX, (“Critical/Creative Thinking Skills and the Six Methods of Visual Learning: Pedagogy and Imagery”)
6/30 – Pasadena Independent School District, Pasadena, TX, (“Whole Brain Visual Thinking: Building a New level of Cognition”)
7/24 -The Health Science Teachers Conference, Texas Health Occupations Association, College Station, TX, (“Critical/Creative Thinking Skills & the Six Methods of Visual Learning: Pedagogy & Imagery”)
8/3 -Tarkington Independent School District, (“Visual Teaching Strategies for the Classroom: Encouraging Attitudes of Excellence, Creativity & Leadership”), 8:30-3:30