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Workshop: Engaged Learning for Student Success

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Enroll in “Engaged Learning for Student Success” to earn a digital badge and 15 professional development hours in the University of Kentucky College of Education’s new Professional Learning Series. Open to anyone, the series is designed to help you level up your skills in a selection of self-paced and live workshops—all online this summer.

Successfully complete a workshop and add a digital badge to your resume, email signature, or website. View more Professional Learning Series workshops and register now through Wednesday, June 10.

Engaged Learning for Student Success

Instructor: Dr. Leslie David Burns

Workshop Type: 1 week, Online

Price: $125

Dates: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. ET June 22 – June 26, 2020

Total PD Hours: 15

Learn to design classrooms and instruction using research-based methods for engaging and motivating students. By applying proven conditions for increased learner engagement, you can generate robust, positive learning environments and plan instruction that fundamentally supports and enhances successful teaching and learning. Completion of this course will result in a UK “Engaged Learning” badge.

Instructor Bio

Les BurnsDr. Leslie David Burns is an associate professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Kentucky College of Education. He is a winner of the Edward Fry Book Award for advancement of knowledge and research in literacy education. Dr. Burns also edits two interdisciplinary book series for Peter Lang International, including “Social Justice Across Contexts in Education” and “Culture, Curriculum, and Education.”