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50 Strategies to Boost Cognitive Engagement Book Study

Time limit: 365 days

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Course Overview

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Course Description

Dive into the dynamic world of educational strategies with our book study on Rebecca Stobaugh's "Fifty Strategies to Boost Cognitive Engagement." This comprehensive program invites educators and others to explore practical and innovative techniques designed to enhance cognitive engagement in any learning environment. Engage with the content through a series of enlightening video "chapter chats" led by the experienced Kim Davidson, who will guide you through each of the fifty strategies, offering insights and applications that bring the text to life. Participants will appreciate the flexibility offered in reflecting on and implementing these strategies, tailored to fit their unique teaching or learning context. To enrich your journey, you'll receive a complimentary takeaway resource, ensuring that the powerful strategies and ideas discussed can be readily integrated into your practice, fostering a more engaging and effective educational experience.

Book Required: Fifty Strategies to Boost Cognitive Engagement

To participate in this book study, you will need to obtain a copy of Fifty Strategies to Boost Cognitive Engagement by Rebecca Stobaugh.

Course Goals

  • I can explain the difference between the transmission and thinking models of teaching.
  • I can evaluate the levels of thinking occurring in a classroom.
  • I can use strategies to explicitly teach to the understand, analyze, evaluate, and create levels.

Estimated Time: 14-16 Hours (Two Days)

This self-paced course typically requires 14-16 hours to complete, though the actual time may vary based on individual factors.

Access and Credentials

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Free for Members

This course is a TIE Member course. It is free for educators from TIE Member schools with a code. If you do not know your code, please use the link at the top of this page to reach out and request it. 

Bulk Enrollment

Administrators, PLC leaders, and others can enroll their whole team; there's an option for bulk enrollment in the Catalog for registering multiple members. You first need to reserve and purchase multiple enrollments. After that, you can invite individuals to your purchased seats.

Credentials: 15 CECH or 1 Graduate Credit

After completing this course, you can obtain 15 CECH or 1 graduate credit. Graduate credit costs an additional small charge to the university for both members and non-members. CECH/CEUs are free of charge and can be obtained instantly upon completing all requirements. More information can be found in the FAQ at the top of this page.