Active Learning Study Group: Book Study of “Are You Blind?” by Lilli Nielsen, Session 1

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Event Schedule
Date Time Location
Dec. 21, 2023 3:00pm-4:00pm (Central) Online

“Are You Blind?” provides foundational concepts and practices for Lilli Nielsen’s Active Learning approach. Participants will engage in discussion of sections of this book in four parts throughout the 2023-2024 school year. Please read the section before the date of the study group. The dates and corresponding chapters are Oct 19th, 2023 chapters 1-5, Dec 21, 2023 chapters 6-9, Feb 15th, 2024 chapters 10-11, and April 18th, 2024 chapters 12-15.

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  • Participants will increase their understanding of the natural progression of learning and factors that can interfere.
  • Participants will increase their knowledge of effective materials and strategies that promote learning for children with interfering factors.