Mind Brain Education Seminar
May 10, 2018
By The ITSI Team

This event, the first of its kind in Africa, will feature the internationally acclaimed authors, Glenn Whitman and Dr. Ian Kelleher of Neuroteach: Brain Science and the Future of Education. The seminar will be in the form of a hands-on workshop providing you with the necessary tools to effectively facilitate MBE.


Please note that this is a preliminary programme and some changes may still occur.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

8:00-9:00 Registration and coffee
(All participants receive seminary workbook and a copy of Think Differently and Deeply)
9:00-9:30 Welcome and MBE Snapshot Survey
9:30-11:00 Mind, Brain, and Education 101: What’s Your Educator’s Mindset?
11:00-11:30 Tea
11:30-13:00 MBE Teacher Power Strategies (Distribution of MBE Placemat)
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:30 Face the MBE Facts (and myths) (Distribution of 1 set of cards to each conference participant)
15:30-16:00 Tea
16:00-17:00 MBE Needs Assessment (Part I)

Thursday, May 24, 2018

8:00-8:30 Coffee
08:30-09:00 Opening address
9:00-9:30 What the Research Says
9:30-11:00 Technology and the Learning Brain
(Case study: Memory and making it stick, flashcards (spacing and interleaving)
11:00-11:30 Tea
11:30-12:00 Student Learning Stories
12:00-13:00 Student Power Strategies
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:30 MBE Needs Assessment (Part II)
15:30-16:00 Tea
16:00-17:00 Closing (Local community of practitioners, action researchers)

All lunches, teas and course material included in pricing.

Corporates and Tertiary Educators: R2,500 per person
School Teachers: R1,500 per person
ITSI Clients (current system users): R1,125 per person

Discounts available to groups of 3 and more.