2019 Deep Dive with Dave Burgess

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Teach Like a Pirate
Learning outcomes:

  • Develop strategies for feeling passionate about everything you teach
  • Commit your full attention to your students and avoid teaching from the “sidelines”
  • Develop a natural and authentic connection with your students to build trust and “set the stage” for learning
  • Learn how to ask the kinds of questions that will bring your students (and yourself) to new creative heights
  • Explore common roadblocks and how to overcome them by reframing expectations
  • Learn why an enthusiastic outlook is so vital and how to maintain it throughout the school day

Teach Like a PIRATE has sparked a full-scale revolution in the educational world and has inspired teachers from all over the globe to achieve new levels of excellence in their schools and classrooms.  This program is your chance to experience the one-of-a-kind presentational style of unbelievable intensity and outrages energy that has transfixed audiences at packed venues across the nation.

Registration Info
Nov. 15, 2019
10:30-noon General Session Keynote
12:15-1 p.m., Lunch
1-4 p.m., Deep Dive
Holiday Inn Executive Center
2200 I-70 Dr. SW
Columbia, MO

About the Presenter
Dave Burgess is the New York Times best-selling author of Teach Like a PIRATE and co-author of P is for PIRATE: Inspirational ABC’s for Educators. He received national recognition as recipient of the 2014 BAMMY Award for Secondary School Teacher of the Year presented by the Academy of Education Arts and Sciences. As an award-winning  teacher from San Diego, California, he was recognized as Teacher of the Year, a Golden Apple recipient, and a faculty standout for 17 consecutive years in categories such as Most Entertaining, Most Energetic, and Most Dramatic. He specializes in teaching hard-to-reach, hard-to-motivate students with techniques that incorporate showmanship and creativity. His dynamic and inspirational message coupled with his outrageously energetic performance style has transformed classrooms and sparked an educational revolution around the world.

$150 per person
$500 for a group of four

What You Get

  • 60-minute General Session Keynote
  • Three hours of high energy training by author Dave Burgess
  • Lunch
  • The book: Teach Like a Pirate