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Thursday, July 12 • 1:50pm - 2:50pm
Eureka Moments: Innovative Strategies to Enhance Student Thinking, Insight and Ideas

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This presentation will explore how promoting and providing eureka moments for students, at all educational levels, can enhance thinking processes, generate new understandings in learning, and encourage idea development. Examples will be provided of famous “Eureka Moments” in history and the steps and processes that led up to moments of insight. Research findings on generating eureka moments, as well as, the components that make up memorable learning, will also be shared. Through a hands-on, interactive approach, participants will engage in seven strategies that can enhance the development of eureka moments. All participants will receive a packet of information.

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Prent Klag

Professor of Education, Southern Utah University
I have served in a variety of roles during my educational career. I have been an elementary teacher, school principal, lab school director, curriculum developer, department chair, dean, and a member and officer in several state and national organizations. I have many areas of interest... Read More →

Thursday July 12, 2018 1:50pm - 2:50pm MDT
Education Building, Room 202 Southern Utah University, 351 West Center Street, Cedar City, UT 84720
  1 Hour Session