On December 8th (8-9pm CST) #txeduchat will devote the hour to better understanding the phenomenon called GENIUS HOUR. Moderated by Chris Kesler:
Chris Kesler is an 8th grade science teacher in Waller, TX (Houston). In his former career as a systems analyst he realized the importance of technology skills in the work force. He enjoys integrating tech into his lessons and teaching new tools to his students. In 2012-2013 he won the teacher of the year award for secondary teachers in his district.
Chris has incorporated genius hour into his classes and believes in giving the students a choice to learn about whatever drives their passions. He runs the website GeniusHour.com and has many resources to help teachers start their own genius hours in their classrooms.