YOU are invited to join the Shake Up Learning Book Study!
I am #superexcited to announce the 2020 dates for the official book study of my book, Shake Up Learning: Practical Ideas to Move Learning From Static to Dynamic. (Scroll down to the bottom to see ALL of the book studies for 2020!)
The Shake Up Learning book was designed for book studies! I couldn’t just write a paper book. I had to make it an interactive experience and give you extra resources to go deeper and make reading the book a dynamic learning experience.
About the Book Study
When: This six-week book study will start on October 1, 2020, and end on November 5, 2020. (See all 2020 book study dates at the bottom of this post.)
Miss the book study? We regularly update this page with new book study dates all the time so come back soon!
Where: This book study will take place in an exclusive POP-UP Facebook group that was created just for this study.
Feel free to participate in the discussion each Thursday when questions are posted, or asynchronously as is convenient for you and your time zone.
How: Each week, you will read 4 chapters (the chapters are short, like mini-chapters) and complete optional challenges.
What: I will post discussion questions from the book, and issue a challenge or choice of challenges related to that section of the book. We will share #booksnaps, ideas, lessons, failures and success, links, and a whole lotta ways to Shake Up Learning!
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|Reading Assignment||Questions & Challenges Posted||Discussion/Response|
|Week 1||Chapters 1-4||October 1||October 1-7|
|Week 2||Chapters 5-8||October 8||October 8-14|
|Week 3||Chapters 9-12||October 15||October 15-21|
|Week 4||Chapters 13-16||October 22||October 23-28|
|Week 5||Chapters 17-20||October 29||October 29-November 4|
|Week 6||Wrap Up||Nov. 5 – Wrap up, final reflections, post a review on Amazon.||November 5|
I’ve created a public Google Calendar with all of the deadlines so you can easily stay on top of your reading assignments. Just click on the “+Google Calendar button” in the bottom right to add it to your own Google Calendar.
Easy, peasy, lemon-squeezy, y’all!
Get the Handout!
In order to help you spread the word to other teachers in your school, your department, your team, or whoever you want to invite, I have created a handout that is printable and shareable!
Your Book Study To-Do List
- Purchase a copy of Shake Up Learning.
- Sign up for email reminders.
- Join the Shake Up Learning Book Study Facebook Group. (You MUST answer the questions in order to be approved!)
- Feel free to share comments, questions, reflections, and #booksnaps ANYTIME in the group!
- Read chapters 1-4 BEFORE the book study start date.
- Access supplemental resources for each chapter here: ShakeUpLearningBook.com
- Join us or the first discussion questions and challenge, OR feel free to respond at whatever time is convenient for you!
Can You Get Credit?
Unfortunately, no, we cannot offer any credit hours for participating in the book study and keep it free. However, we have had groups from schools participate and monitor their own participation and give credit.
Would you be interested in getting credit for a small fee? Let us know in the comments!
2020 Shake Up Learning Book Studies
Please note, the Facebook groups for each of these will not be available until AFTER the previous round has ended. Come back to this page for the most current information.
- Feb. 13-March 19, 2020
- June 18-July 23, 2020
- Oct. 1-Nov. 5, 2020
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