A nationally-recognized presenter, author, and humorist, Jack Berckemeyer, began his career as a middle school teacher in Denver, Colorado. After two years of teaching he was named as an outstanding educator at his school, and shortly thereafter he was identified as one of the outstanding educators in the district. In 2003, he received the Outstanding Alumni Award from the Falcon ... VIEW MORE
KEYNOTE: Middle Level Education- Living it, loving it, laughing about it! (50 Minutes)
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WORKSHOP: Classroom Management for the Middle Level Educator- Managing the Madness
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WORKSHOP: Language Arts Strategies that Motivate Young Adolescents
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WORKSHOP: Teaming and the Middle Level Teacher
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- I have nicknamed Jack Berckemeyer, “Mr. Middle School,” as his knowledge of the middle level student and his ability to relate to middle school teachers is without equal. . . . Jack’s influence breathed “life” into our middle school program . . .
- Sharon - Brownsville, TX
- I have never laughed so hard, nor been so moved to tears as I was when Mr. Berckemeyer spoke to our group. He knows students and teachers. The stories he told could have come straight from our school. Many times I thought, “I know that student.”
- Jody - Wewoka, OK
- Anyone who can inspire you to wear a hairnet to make writing fun or pretend you are on a motorcycle while spelling with your students is a must see. Jack is by far THE most entertaining presenter.
- Jess - Cuyahoga Falls, OH