Presenter: John DeLandtsheer
Core Area: Creativity & Instructional Strategies
Grade Level: Elementary & Secondary
Hours: 1

As a teacher and administrator, Mr. Delandtsheer has come to embrace the philosophy “Whoever does the work gets smarter.” He explains, we may need to revisit the type of work that is required of students and how we view them in order for our children to succeed in the 21st century.

Visit the TAGT website to learn more about the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented.

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In this course, John Delandtsheer shows us how to look at our students in a different way – through methods that both research and experience validate. The course includes content that you can use to see positive changes in how your students learn and the interest level in which they apply themselves.

You will learn:

  • The six components of a brain-compatible classroom
  • Review the five keys to a successful classroom
  • Learn how to apply these concepts
  • and much more!

Visit the TAGT website to learn more about the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented.

Presenter Bio

John DeLandtsheer has been a leader in gifted education throughout California for over 30 years and is a recognized leader, author, and resource to teachers and administrators in the area of gifted and talented education. John has taught all grades, K-12. He was an elementary school principal for fourteen years and has taught in the Gifted and Talented Education Certificate Program through the University of California at Riverside for over twenty years. John works with hundreds of teachers each year providing instructional strategies, classroom demonstration lessons, administrative assistance and program analysis. 

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