Ratio, May, 2020

    Ratio   Train the Trainer Workshop May 7-8, 2020  To ensure all students succeed academically, champion teachers deliver instruction that maximizes Ratio—boosting the number of students who actively participate and the depth of the thinking they do. Join Doug Lemov and the Teach Like a Champion Team in a Train the Trainer workshop to prepare teachers to deliver high quality training on techniques that can boost Ratio in the classroom. The workshop describes tools for building the foundation of knowledge that’s critical to boosting Ratio and then examines three pathways teachers can follow to increase breadth of participation and depth of thinking: Writing, Discussion, and Questioning. Participants will leave equipped to train teachers on how to achieve the twin goals of students participating fully and thinking deeply.   YOU WILL GAIN:  A framework for analyzing student engagement in a classroom—Participation Ratio and Think Ratio. An understanding of the critical role of knowledge—the content prerequisite—In achieving Ratio Practice activities that will broaden teachers’ capacity to increase breadth and depth of participation in their classrooms    WE WILL ANALYZE AND PRACTICE:   Teach Like a Champion 2.0 techniques to increase Ratio through writing: Everybody Writes, Art of the Sentence, Show Call Teach Like a Champion 2.0 techniques to increase Ratio through discussion: Habits of Discussion, Turn and Talk Teach Like a Champion 2.0 techniques to increase Ratio through questioning: Cold Call, Wait Time Tools to build and reinforce background knowledge YOU WILL RECEIVE:   Schools that purchase the license will receive a link to download copies of all workshop materials, as well as additional training materials, including: Full description of all techniques, methods, and practice activities covered in the training PowerPoint deck used in the workshop All video clips shown and talking points for each clip Additional clips with complete talking points Lesson plans for school-wide and individual PD activities to help leaders train teachers Aligned coaching tools and other materials to maximize teacher development WHO SHOULD ATTEND:  Our workshops are a “Train the Trainer” model. We prepare instructional leaders and school leadership teams to deliver excellent training on Teach Like a Champion 2.0 techniques. Schools typically send a team of two to five instructional leaders and teachers in order to have several key team members responsible for turn-keying the work back at their campuses.  COST:   Workshop Attendance Fee: $1,000.00 per person for 2 full days of training (includes breakfast and lunch). Note: A $200.00 non-refundable deposit per person is required to register. Implementation Toolkit License fee: $1,000.00 per school for materials (optional) Optional Upgrade Fee: $300.00 license upgrade fee for returning schools who previously purchased the license for Ratio (optional) LOCATION:  Crowne Plaza Los Angeles – International Airport5958 W. Century Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90045 TIMES:  Day 1: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm Day 2: 8:00 am – 3:45 pm