Uniquely Qualified Instructor
RACHEL MANE is an enthusiastic and engaging presenter who has a wealth of real teaching experience and practical strategies from many years as a classroom math teacher and district math specialist. With a broad range of experiences in Basic Math, Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry and Calculus, Rachel's highly successful use of gamification in her classroom to build engagement and increase student learning has led to success in her students regardless of the grade level and regardless of their previous success with math. She has seen first-hand how easy to implement gamification strategies help students connect to math. In her role as a math specialist and instructional coach, she works with teachers to design games and strategies specific to their students' needs. She takes existing resources and repurposes them for gamification to increase student learning without requiring extra loads of work.
Rachel's classroom-proven games - presented using both tech and non-tech approaches - allow teachers to determine level of understanding and give feedback to students. Rachel is the author of Using Gamification to Increase Student Learning in Your Grades 6-12 Math Classroom, the comprehensive digital resource handbook you will receive. Her seminars are filled with ready-to-use teaching strategies and ideas that have been proven to work with students in grades 6-12.
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
"The training was very informative! I wish my team would have attended so that we could have planned and learned together."
"This was great, I feel like I have a lot to bring back to the classroom."
"Loved it! Very useful and helpful and not boring. Thank you!"
"I am so glad I signed up for this seminar. Loved it!"
"Rachelâs presentation was very helpful. She kept us engaged throughout our online seminar. I learned strategies for teaching math AND for teaching online."
"Thank you so much for the time that you put into developing this productive day!"
"From 6th grade to 12th, from Basic Math to Calculus, I am looking forward to helping you add to your use of games in the math classroom."
"It was an amazing use of time! Very productive and resourceful."