Habits of Mind
Presenter: Kurtz Miller
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Session Description: 
This session will introduce the importance of measuring and teaching the affective domain in the STEM classroom. The presenter will outline applicable research on "habits of mind" and how STEM educators can explicitly teach these important traits. Case studies and examples will be provided of educators who have successfully taught "habits of mind." STEM educators will periodically work in small groups to connect the "habits of mind" to their own professional practice. Attendees will be provided a handout with web resources, books, and other materials.
Presenter Bio:
Kurtz Miller, Ed.S., a science teacher and curriculum specialist, currently working for Huber Heights City Schools. He is a doctoral student at Miami University - Oxford (Ohio).