Trevor Muir

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Make Learning Epic: The Power of Story in the Classroom
Trevor shares how educators can design and shape learning experiences to make deeper connections with students, have a more memorable classroom, and transform students' lives. Using the power of storytelling, brain science, and authentic learning experiences, teachers can achieve real student...
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Stop Calling Them Soft Skills!
A nationwide survey showed that the top reason people are fired from their jobs is that they lack soft skills: critical thinking, communication, collaboration, adaptability, and confidence. People lack these skills not because they are incapable of learning them, but because they never had a...
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Making Connections with Challenging Students
Some students’ stories have made them hard to connect with and difficult to reach. They are often written off as “bad kids” or “too far gone.” However, by finding authentic ways to engage them in the classroom, as well as learning their stories and building relationships, connections can be made...
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Epic Project Based Learning 101
Trevor’s PBL 101 workshop was developed after years of working in a New Tech project based learning school, as well as his experience as a Buck Institute National Faculty member. Through this engaging and learning-intensive program, Trevor teaches any educator from any grade level how to...
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How to Thrive as a Virtual Teacher
Most teachers didn't train to be virtual teachers. But most teachers also didn't ask for a global pandemic to happen. However, just because virtual teaching may be different, doesn't mean every teacher can't be successful at it. Trevor shares tested ideas, tools, and processes to thrive while...
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Engaging Classroom Discussion Strategies for Any Classroom
The CEO of LinkedIn says “Communications is the number one skills gap” for employees. On top of that, in an increasingly polarized world, it’s evident many people do not know how to speak and listen to each other. They don’t know how to discuss. This workshop is about how to make discussion a...
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Using Technology to Make Your Curriculum Authentic
Technology for the sake of having technology is pointless and a waste of time and resources. However, when ed technology is used to make learning authentic, it has an essential purpose in the classroom. This session is about how certain technologies can be used to enhance authenticity in the...
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