2014 Summer Institute “Standards-Based Grading and Instruction”
Featuring: Rick Wormeli
June 23 – Moorhead, MN & June 24 – Lakeville, MN
Rick Wormeli is an exceptional consultant in the world of middle level education. He has taught a number of different subjects and brings his energy and enthusiasm for each of them, along with his passion for teaching adolescents, to life as a keynote speaker. Rick’s work in middle level instruction is considered by many to be defining work in education.
On-Line Registration Form for Moorhead, MN - June 23, 2014
On-Line Registration Form for Lakeville, MN - June 24, 2014
Mail-In Registration Form
Perseverance and Grit by Rick Wormeli
In May 2013, Angela Lee Duckworth from the University of Pennsylvania delivered a TED Talks on the power of grit in the classroom. Grit is the factor, Duckworth says, that leads to student success, independent of talent and finances. The question, of course, is how to cultivate grit in today’s students.