In this book you'll learn how to: tap into your passion as a teacher - even when you're less than excited about the subject; develop creative presentations that capture your students' interest; establish rapport and a sense of camaraderie in your classroom; transform your class into a life-changing experience for your students. --from back cover.
Genre: Active learning, Editor: , Pages: 177 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 0988217600


Based on Dave Burgess's popular "Outrageous Teaching" and "Teach Like a PIRATE" seminars, this book offers inspiration, practical techniques, and innovative ideas that will help you to increase student engagement, boost your creativity, and transform your life as an educator. You'll learn how to: - Tap into and dramatically increase your passion as a teacher - Develop outrageously engaging lessons that draw students in like a magnet - Establish rapport and a sense of camaraderie in your classroom - Transform your class into a life-changing experience for your students This groundbreaking inspirational manifesto contains over 30 hooks specially designed to captivate your class and 170 brainstorming questions that will skyrocket your creativity. Once you learn the Teach Like a PIRATE system, you'll never look at your role as an educator the same again.
Genre: , Editor: , Pages: in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 0996989625


In this book you'll learn how to : tap into your passion as a teacher - even when you're less than excited about the subject ; develop creative presentations that capture your students' interest ; establish rapport and a sense of camaraderie in your classroom ; transform your class into a life-changing experience for your students. --from back cover.
Genre: , Editor: , Pages: 177 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: OCLC:965309772


This book explains how to design classroom experiences that encourage students to take risks and explore their passions in a stimulating, motivating, and supportive environment where improvement, rather than grades, is the focus.
Genre: Education, Editor: , Pages: 209 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 1946444006


"QR codes provide additional Pirate resources!"--Page 4 of cover.
Genre: Active learning, Editor: , Pages: 250 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 098821766X


Tech Like a PIRATE helps provide the tools, ideas, and inspiration for educators to use technology as a treasure map to amazing learning. With a customizable set of principles for ensuring that technology is an asset, and not a barrier, Matt Miller's guidance will help all teachers - from the tech-savvy to the tech-terrified--create impactful, transformative learning using low- or no-cost equipment. The rise of digital culture has left some teachers and their students distracted, divided, and overwhelmed. But Tech Like a PIRATE brings educators flexible strategies for creating classroom tech experiences that will electrify student engagement. You don't have to be a tech genius--just willing to try Tech Like a PIRATE offers an accessible, engaging, and empowering toolkit for educators looking to innovate and engage their classes through technology. It's full of practical examples that are rooted in research, best practices, and solid pedagogy, and it's accompanied by a treasure trove of additional resources at DitchThatTextbook.com/TechLAP.
Genre: , Editor: , Pages: 160 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 1951600207


"Teaching is an adventure that stretches the imagination and calls for creativity every day! In P is for pirate, husband and wife team Dave and Shelley Burgess encourage and inspire educators to make their clasrooms fun and exciting places to learn" -- page 4 cover.
Genre: Active learning, Editor: , Pages: 54 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 0988217651


Jeremy Jacob joins Braid Beard and his pirate crew and finds out about pirate language, pirate manners, and other aspects of their life.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Pages: 44 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 0152018484


Textbooks are symbols of centuries-old education. They're often outdated as soon as they hit students' desks. Acting "by the textbook" implies compliance and a lack of creativity. It's time to ditch those textbooks--and those textbook assumptions about learning In Ditch That Textbook, teacher and blogger Matt Miller encourages educators to throw out meaningless, pedestrian teaching and learning practices. He empowers them to evolve and improve on old, standard, teaching methods. Ditch That Textbook is a support system, toolbox, and manifesto to help educators free their teaching and revolutionize their classrooms.
Genre: Education, Editor: , Pages: 240 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 1946444251


The author presents his own perspectives and techniques for making play part of his classroom's learning experience; includes QR code links to resources and templates.
Genre: Active learning, Editor: , Pages: 151 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 0986155543