Wednesday General Session
August 8th, 2018, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM: Closing Keynote
Track: All/Other
Category: Other: to include learning centers, networking, and health.
Session Description: Closing Remarks: Where will we be in 10 years?


Keynote: Off the Page: Thinking Outside the Book
Presented by Master Teaching Artist Christina Farrell
Description: Drama experiences unlock children's imaginations! This interactive keynote explores how dramatic play in the classroom can be used to inspire problem solving, social/emotional growth, and creative thinking skills. Master Teaching Artist Christina Farrell highlights the benefits of taking story time out of the book by involving children in speaking, moving, visualizing, making creative choices, and exploring with their senses. Learn how dramatic play can support meaningful insight into curriculum, as well as provide the opportunity for young children to develop crucial life skills.
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