Uniquely Qualified Instructor
Mary Peterson is an enthusiastic teacher with over 28 years of teaching experience and is known for her highly motivating, very practical ideas and strategies for teachers to work smarter, not harder, in their classrooms. She is an expert in implementing powerful instruction and independent practice through the use of work stations.
Mary is the author of two professional books from Scholastic: Extra Practice Math Centers: Addition, Subtraction and More and Extra Practice Math Centers: Multiplication, Division and More. She is also the author of Increase Student Learning with Differentiated Work Stations that Keep Students Engaged in Productive Work and Allow You to Work with Small Groups (Grades 3-6), the extensive resource handbook each participant will receive at the seminar. Mary’s seminars are exciting, fun, practical, and packed with teacher-friendly, student-centered ideas.
You will leave with a wealth of ready-to-use ideas and strategies to implement work stations that will increase your students’ learning and give you more time to work with small groups of students .
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
“Great, real-life examples that teachers can use and implement right away! I loved Mary’s personal connections and experiences.”
“Mary is a wonderful presenter! She shared meaningful content in a way that will be fun and worthwhile for me to use in my classroom.”
“Fantastic! I will be able to easily take, make and modify the ideas for my own students.”
“Mary gave tons of great ideas to use tomorrow with a variety of learners.”
“Hands down, the most valuable seminar I have ever attended! Thank you!”
“Mary is full of practical information, differentiation and organizers! I can’t wait to implement it all!”
“The entire day was filled with fantastic resources, ideas, and examples. I am walking away with a fresh perspective! Thank you so much, Mary! I needed this!”
“Mary is top notch! She gave so much information! I can’t wait to start using the ideas and reaching individual students!”
“Wow! Mary is a seasoned pro with a lot of great, effective strategies and ideas to help me be a better teacher. I can’t wait to put these ideas into practice!”