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Making the First Day of School Memorable

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You never get a second chance to make a first impression, so make the first day of school count! Too often the first day of school is a blur of syllabi and instructions leaving students dazed and confused. Instead, use that first day of class to inspire, inform and engage your students! Join Catlin Tucker as she provides suggestions, tips, and strategies for making that first day memorable and inspiring.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: General
Last aired on: Tuesday, July 26, 2016 @ 1:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Communication & Collaboration, Learning Theories & Strategies
Tags: 589, back-to-school, DOL806, first day of school, student engagement

Reviews (79)

Great ideas
I like the thought to always inspire, inform and engage your students.
Full Member
Loved your "My life on a map" idea! Thanks!
Basic Member
I just learned something new! I am going to try "Crowd Sourcing" with Blogger. I know this idea would take off with my students.
Basic Member
such valuable information. what a great way to learn so much about students and get them comfortable with one another. the way to introduce many of the TECh in a fun application is fantastic.
Basic Member
Great ideas, information, and tips
Basic Member
Great tips for making the first day of school memorable.
Basic Member
Thank you for all the great ideas and information. I look forward to implementing some of them to make the first days of school more memorable.
Basic Member
I love get to now you activities. Great new ideas for me.
Full Member
Great webinar! This is making me re-think what I would like to do on the first day of school. Thank you!
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