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Register - March 17, 2020 Weyers Cave

Creative expression isn’t just for fine arts classes. In every academic area and grade level, we have opportunities to develop students’ creative thinking while learning academic content; when students find their own unique ways to express what they’re learning, they’ll love it more and remember it longer. Join us to explore ways to develop one of Virginia’s “5 C’s” in your classroom!

 

Our Keynote Speakers

Ron Beghetto

Dr. Beghetto is an internationally recognized expert on creative thought and action in educational settings. He serves as Pinnacle West Presidential Chair and Professor, Division of Teacher Education, in the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College at Arizona State University. Dr. Beghetto is the editor of the Journal of Creative Behavior and a creativity
advisor for the LEGO Foundation. His books include Beautiful Risks: Having the Courage to Teach and Learn with Creativity; What If? Building Students’ Problem-Solving Skills Through Complex Challenges (ASCD, 2018) and Big Wins, Small Steps: How to Lead With and For Creativity.

Learn more about Ron Beghetto here