Virtual Professional Development: Creating Cognitively Demanding Tasks

Are you looking for some professional development?

The Knowles Academy is offering a virtual six-week course called "Designing Instructional Tasks to Increase Student Engagement and Learning in Science." The wonderful chemistry teacher Alison McMahon (@AMcMahonEd) will be one of the instructors - so you know it will be good!  The course will focus on designing and engaging students in Cognitively Demanding Tasks to support all students in “doing” science. There will also be a focus on NGSS disciplinary practices and authentic scientific tasks. Learn more here: LINK


Dates: April 6, 2022; April 13, 2022; April 20, 2022; April 27, 2022; May 4, 2022; May 11, 2022

Time: 7:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. EDT

Location: Zoom


Price: $200 OR register by April 1, 2022 and the price is only $50 with promotional code KNOWLES150


Optional graduate course credit is available. 


Register here: LINK