Homeschooling, Unschooling, & Free / Democratic / Non-traditional Learning
Your Name and Title: Kathy Magnusson, M.Ed.
Youth mentor, program manager, learning consultant
Co-Presenter Name(s): N/A
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: Minnesota, USA
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): Teen youth, Parents and Alternative school teachers
Short Session Description (one line):
The beginning of unleashing the brilliance of a child starts in recognizing what is right with the learner. Identification and development of a youth’s strengths can assist parents and teachers to fully engage the child in learning by focusing on their strengths.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): When using strength based educational practices, such as identifying and developing strengths in children, engagement in learning is high. In this session we will explore what are strengths, how to identify strengths, actions you can take to develop strength and how to use the self-awareness to create personalized learning for your child or students.
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