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Play to Learn: Harnessing AI to G-AI-mify Your Teaching! | K-8 Teachers

February 15 | 4:00 pm

$19.00
Play to Learn: Harnessing AI to G-AI-mify Your Teaching! | K-8 Teachers
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SCECHs available: 1

For K-8 Teachers

Are you an innovative educator ready to dive into the world of AI? Join us for a fun and exciting hour-long journey through the intersection of artificial intelligence and education! This session is designed for all of you forward-thinking educators who are ready to infuse your teaching methods with the dynamic and engaging power of gamification supercharged by AI.

In this webinar you’ll discover:

  • Innovative techniques to incorporate AI-driven games into your lesson plans.
  • Strategies to personalize student learning experiences with adaptive AI technology.
  • Insights on how gamification can significantly increase student engagement and motivation.
  • Real-world examples of AI in action create immersive and educational classroom adventures.

Whether you’re a tech-savvy teacher, or just starting to explore the digital landscape, this webinar will equip you with the knowledge and tools to transform your classroom into an engaging learning playground. Prepare to inspire your students to learn through play and unlock new potential in education with AI!

Ready to G-AI-mify your teaching? Secure your spot now!

Refund/Cancellation Policy:

  • Full refunds will be given if requested more than 7 days before the start date of the event.
  • Partial refunds (50% tuition) will be given if requested 7 days or less of the start date of the event.
  • EventBrite fees are nonrefundable.

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February 15 | 4:00 pm
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March 14 | 5:00 pm
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Van Andel Institute for Education
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616-234-5528
Email
information@vaei.org
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SCECH available:
1

Venue

Van Andel Institute for Education
216 Division Ave N.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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16038422536
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3 Practical Ways AI Can Transform YOUR Classroom | K-8 Teachers

March 26 | 12:00 pm

$29.99
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SCECHs available: 3

For K-8 Teachers 

Dive deep into the world of AI and discover how it can save you time, impact learning, and prepare your students for the world of tomorrow! Learn hands-on strategies that will empower you to harness the potential of these new tools, expanding your teaching toolkit in powerful ways. This workshop will demystify AI and provide practical approaches to seamlessly integrate it into your instruction, ensuring an engaging and innovative learning experience for your students.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the fundamentals of AI and its relevance in the K-8 education landscape.
  • Familiarize yourself with practical tools and resources you can use right away.
  • Explore strategies to engage students with AI-driven activities, fostering creativity and critical thinking.
  • 3 SCECHs available

Complimentary lunch, refreshments, and parking will be provided!

 

Refund/Cancellation Policy

  • Full refunds will be given if requested more than 7 days before the start date of the event.
  • Partial refunds (50% tuition) will be given if requested 7 days or less of the start date of the event.
  • EventBrite fees are nonrefundable.
  • Inclement weather policy: If the Grand Rapids Public School (GRPS) district is closed due to inclement weather, Van Andel Institute for Education will be closed.

Organizer

Van Andel Institute for Education
Phone
616-234-5528
Email
information@vaei.org
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Other

SCECH available:
3

Venue

Van Andel Institute for Education
216 Division Ave N.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Phone
16038422536
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Authentic Learning: Bridging Classrooms and Real-World Applications | K-8 Teachers

April 18 | 8:30 am

$49.99
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SCECHs available: 6

For K-8 Teachers. 

Transcend traditional textbook instruction and integrate immersive real-world applications that resonate with today’s students — in a way that works for you! This workshop equips you with proven techniques to infuse authenticity into every lesson bridging the gap between classroom learning and real-world challenges. Whether you’re ready to move to full-fledged Project-Based Learning, or whether you’re looking to take a few baby steps toward authenticity, you’ll discover ways to elevate your teaching style and foster deeper understanding in your students.

Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize the value and impact of transitioning from textbook-centric teaching to real-world problem-solving.
  • Acquire evidence-based strategies to seamlessly integrate authentic experiences into your lessons.
  • Design lesson plans or project plans that encourage active student engagement and reflect real-world relevance.

Complimentary breakfast, lunch, refreshments, and parking will be provided!

6 SCECHs available

Refund/Cancellation Policy

  • Full refunds will be given if requested more than 7 days before the start date of the event.
  • Partial refunds (50% tuition) will be given if requested 7 days or less of the start date of the event.
  • EventBrite fees are nonrefundable.
  • Inclement weather policy: If the Grand Rapids Public School (GRPS) district is closed due to inclement weather, Van Andel Institute for Education will be closed.https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pw-authentic-learning-bridging-classrooms-and-real-world-applications-tickets-774590108867

Venue

Van Andel Institute for Education
216 Division Ave N.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Phone
16038422536
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3 Practical Ways AI Can Transform YOUR School | K-8 Admins

March 26 | 8:30 am

$29.99
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SCECHs available: 3

For K-8 Admin

Delve into the power of AI to transform your school as you discover its potential to streamline educational processes, elevate student outcomes, and equip your school’s students for the future. This workshop offers insights on how you can help your teachers harness the latest AI advancements to enhance instructional methodologies — and how you can put them to use yourself. Leave with practical resources and strategies that will make an immediate impact on you, your staff, and your students.

Learning Objectives:

  • Grasp the core concepts of AI and discern its significance in shaping the K-8 educational trajectory.
  • Identify and assess AI-driven tools and resources tailored for administrative and instructional enhancement.
  • Discover how to effectively champion innovative pedagogical techniques that leverage AI, fostering an atmosphere of creativity and analytical thinking in students.
  • Michigan Teachers can earn 3 SCECHs

Complimentary breakfast, refreshments, and parking will be provided!

Refund/Cancellation Policy

  • Full refunds will be given if requested more than 7 days before the start date of the event.
  • Partial refunds (50% tuition) will be given if requested 7 days or less of the start date of the event.
  • EventBrite fees are nonrefundable.
  • Inclement weather policy: If the Grand Rapids Public School (GRPS) district is closed due to inclement weather, Van Andel Institute for Education will be closed.

Venue

Van Andel Institute for Education
216 Division Ave N.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Phone
16038422536
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Inquiry Across the Curriculum: Igniting Curiosity in Every Subject | K-8 Teachers

May 8 | 8:30 am

$49.99
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SCECHs available: 6

For K-8 Teachers. 

Event Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/774591162017

Embark on a journey to rekindle the flame of curiosity in the classroom with our Inquiry Across the Curriculum workshop. This full-day session dives deep into methodologies that inspire young minds to proactively question, explore, and construct their own understandings. Gain a deep appreciation for how these strategies apply in ELA, math, science, and social studies classes as you equip yourself with the tools to transform your teaching, making every subject an adventure of discovery and active learning.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the foundational principles of inquiry-based learning and its significance in the K-8 environment.
  • Acquire techniques to embed inquiry-driven activities and questions across various subjects.
  • Design engaging lesson plans that foster a culture of curiosity, exploration, and self-directed learning.
  • 6 SCECHs available

 

Complimentary breakfast, lunch, refreshments, and parking will be provided!

Refund/Cancellation Policy

  • Full refunds will be given if requested more than 7 days before the start date of the event.
  • Partial refunds (50% tuition) will be given if requested 7 days or less of the start date of the event.
  • EventBrite fees are nonrefundable.
  • Inclement weather policy: If the Grand Rapids Public School (GRPS) district is closed due to inclement weather, Van Andel Institute for Education will be closed.

Venue

Van Andel Institute for Education
216 Division Ave N.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
+ Google Map
Phone
16038422536
View Venue Website