In this 1-hour course you will explore:
- The key components of a successful learning contract
- Practical strategies for incorporating learning contracts into every day instruction
- Tools to help students succeed while using learning contracts
Click here for a leader’s guide created by the Ohio Association for the Gifted and Talented.
Alesha Haybin is currently a Coordinator of Gifted Services at the Licking County Educational Service Center, and serves as the Scholarship Committee Chair on the OAGC Governing Board and is Past-President of Gifted Coordinators of Central Ohio (GCCO). She has been an educator for almost 20 years with 17 of those working directly with gifted students and their families. She has found the most profound impact can be made as a result of relationships that nurture the social and emotional development of each student while stretching them intellectually. Alesha holds a B.A. in elementary education and a M.S. in educational psychology and gifted instruction. Born and raised in Oregon, Alesha most enjoys going on adventures with her family and visiting the beautiful Northwest.
Megan – BIG WALNUT LOCAL (verified owner) –
I teach ELA, and I find it hard to relate this information to my classroom. It seems that this would be easier to manage in a math, ss, or science classroom.
Tim – GROVEPORT MADISON LOCAL (verified owner) –
It was the best.
Bruce – MIAMI EAST LOCAL (verified owner) –
Learning contracts have a place in most classrooms, and this course has great information on the best way to implement them.
Marc – YOUNGSTOWN CITY SCHOOLS (verified owner) –
I really liked the learning contract idea.
Cheryl – RIDGEDALE LOCAL (verified owner) –
Tonya – EL PASO ISD (verified owner) –
The beginning of the course should explicitly state what a learning contract is, with a visual example.
EDWARD – EL PASO ISD (verified owner) –
It was a great course.
Gloria – EL PASO ISD (verified owner) –
The information was not relevant to my grade level. However, there are a lot of pieces that can be applied to my classroom.
Nannette – EL PASO ISD (verified owner) –
Very interesting if organized
rachel – EL PASO ISD (verified owner) –