Acting Right: Drama as a Classroom Management Strategy
Teaching Artist/Presenter: Sean Layne
Recommended for educators of grades K-8
Maximum number of workshop participants: 30
Kennedy Center Teaching Artist Sean Layne has taken the foundational elements of acting such as concentration, cooperation, and collaboration and created a structured process, which can become the basis for effective classroom management every day. This engaging step-by-step approach empowers students to take ownership of and be responsible for their own behavior. In this workshop, teachers learn how to help students build the skills necessary to establish a sense of self-control, accountability, and teambuilding in their classroom.
Connects to the School Show Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat