Workshops

 

Culture of Thinking Workshops

 

Workshops’ general information:

 

Date: Tuesday and Wednesday, November 17th and 18th

 

Sessions: 100% Online, through Edu1st Virtual Campus

 

Format: there are two formats.

  • A 5 hour-single session:
    • One session of asynchronous and autonomous work is required for the live sessions.
    • Two two-hour synchronous sessions with a brief break between sessions.
    • Both synchronic sessions will be done consecutively on the same.
  • Five hour-sessions in different days:
    • One session of asynchronous and autonomous work is required for the live sessions.
    • Two two-hour synchronous sessions will be done at the same time on consecutive days.

 

Place: Edu1st Virtual Campus

 

Workshops’ Relevant Information:

  • Open Workshops for the General Public and VESS Centers:

 

Workshop Information
Literature and language as scaffolding for a meaningful life with balance and wisdom

 

Speaker: Beatriz Vergara

 

How to build empathy and a culture of thinking through literature and language transcends the classroom.

2 Sessions: Tuesday and Wednesday

Time: 12:00 to 14:00 hr. Miami, FL.

Language: Spanish

 

 

Online meaningful learning

 

Speakers: Jordi Rodríguez and German Lluesma

 

 

How to achieve a meaningful connection to all students and guarantee active and meaningful learning that ensures transfer and appropriation in virtual, hybrid, or face-to-face contexts? In this workshop, participants will discover specific strategies to encourage dynamics that promote meaningful learning for all.

Participants must have experience in virtual contexts. It is a strategy workshop using different technological applications.

2 Sessions: Tuesday and Wednesday

Time: 12:00 to 14:00 hr. Miami, FL.

Language: Spanish

 

 

Happiness cannot be postponed

 

Speaker: Gilberto Pinzon

 

 

Happiness and emotional management are essential for good personal, institutional, and social performance. In this workshop, Gilberto Pinzon will share different approaches and strategies to understand why prioritizing happiness today is essential for a successful life.

2 Sessions: Tuesday and Wednesday 

Time: 12:00 to 14:00 hr. Miami, FL.

Language: English

 

 

When Conflict Becomes Opportunity

 

Speaker: Camila Pieschacon

 

 

2 Sessions: Tuesday and Wednesday 

Time: 12:00 to 14:00 hrs. Miami, FL.

Language: English

 

 

Happiness cannot be postponed

 

Speaker: Gilberto Pinzon

 

 

Happiness and emotional management are essential for good personal, institutional, and social performance. In this workshop, Gilberto Pinzon will share different approaches and strategies to understand why prioritizing happiness today is essential for a successful life.

2 Sessions: Tuesday and Wednesday

Time: 14:30 to 16:30 hr. Miami, FL.

Language: Spanish

 

 

When Conflict Becomes Opportunity

 

Speaker: Camila Pieschacón

 

 

2 Sessions: Tuesday and Wednesday

Time: 14:30 to 16:30 hr. Miami, FL.

Language: Spanish

 

 

Leadership in a prolonged crisis

 

Speakers: Ximena Paul

Guests: Tomas Sanhueza and Laura Portela

 

 

Hope for the best, prepare for the worst, and be amazed in the process.

A strategic view from leadership regarding prolonged crises and a concrete landing of strategies and tools from the educational institutions’ leaders experience.

This session will be focused on professionals in leadership positions within educational institutions.

2 Consecutive Sessions: Wednesday

Time: 8:00 to 12:00 hr. Miami, FL.

Language: Spanish

 

 

 

  • Exclusive Workshops for the VESS International Network Members:

 

Workshop Information
Formative assessment as a learning tool.

 

Speakers: Paulina Fernandez and Jose Antonio Fuster

 

 

Understanding the assessment purpose, its different approaches, and uses will allow participants to leave with an exact look and concrete tools to enhance assessment as a learning tool.

2 Sessions: Tuesday and Wednesday

Time: 12:00 to 14:00 hr. Miami, FL.

Language: Spanish

 

 

Each Habit of Mind, in each Age: evidence and conclusions.

 

Speaker: Natalia Pinzon

 

 

Edu1st’s teachers’ team has taken the time to analyze how children show the experience they have with the Habits of Mind at different ages from 0-5 years. What habits are evident and which are not at different ages? How does a habit manifest itself in one age versus another? This presentation summarizes what was found and essential conclusions regarding how to promote the development of all habits at each age.

2 Sessions: Tuesday and Wednesday

Time: 14:30 to 16:30 hr. Miami, FL.

Language: Spanish

 

 

Gamification and Education 

 

Speaker: Chema Lazaro Navacerrada

 

 

2 Sessions: Tuesday and Wednesday

Time: 14:30 to 16:30 hr. Miami, FL.

Language: Spanish

 

 

Adaptive Leadership

Plan and prepare, two different but necessary actions

 

Speaker: Ana Maria Fernandez

Guest: Catalina Izquierdo

 

 

Planning for the known and preparing for the unknown.

A strategic view of change management from situational, assertive, and agile leadership.

Audience: Leaders

2 Consecutive Sessions: Wednesday

Time: 8:00 to 12:00 hr. Miami, FL.

Language: Spanish

 

 

How does our brain learn.

 

Speaker: Ana Maria Conde

 

 

We are learning since we are born, but do we know how our brain learns? Did you know that the more you know about your brain, the more you learn? 

In this workshop, you will learn how your brain learns and why it is worth to know it; we will be accompanied by students from different parts of the world!

Audience: Network Students

2 Consecutive Sessions: Wednesday

Time: 8:00 to 11:00 hr. Miami, FL.

Language: Spanish

 

 

Powerful learning foundations and pillars.

 

Speaker: Ana Maria Conde

Guests: Maria Jose Fernandez and Claudia Bautista

 

 

Regardless of the context, planning with a strategy is the foundation of successful learning processes. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about strategies to improve their planning processes and ensure meaningful learning for all their students.

2 Consecutive Sessions: Wednesday

Time: 12:00 to 16:00 hr. Miami, FL.

Language: Spanish

 

 

 

 

Costs

 

 

  • Limited spaces.
  • We will receive registrations until the places are filled.
  • We will have workshops for the general public and others exclusive for the VESS International Network members.
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Weston, Florida, USA

 

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