Student engagement! We need it! Today’s guest, John Meehan, shares inspiring stories that help us use amusement parks, mud runs, and escape rooms to inspire exciting lessons in our classroom. John is the author of EDrenaline Rush: Game-changing Student Engagement Inspired by Theme Parks, Mud Runs, and Escape Rooms. Get excited. Let’s do this!
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Today’s challenge is to take one of the ideas from today and use a concept from an amusement park, mud run or escape room in your classroom this week. Be sure to share it with me @coolcatteacher on Twitter and I might just mention what you did on a future show!
John Meehan – bio as submitted
John Meehan is an eleventh grade English teacher and instructional coach at Bishop O’Connell High School in Arlington, Virginia. He is the author of EDrenaline Rush: Game-changing Student Engagement Inspired by Theme Parks, Mud Runs, and Escape Rooms., which is now available from Dave Burgess Consulting everywhere books are sold.
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