Newest Ways to Teach the Hands-on Learner

Newest Ways to Teach the Hands-on Learner

Discover some new and creative teaching tools to use in your classes. In this session, you will experience opportunities for implementing kinesthetic strategies. Experience the use of innovative object lessons to teach difficult and challenging content in your nursing classes.

Session Objectives
Following this session, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the rationale for implementing kinesthetic teaching strategies
  • Experience new and creative teaching tools
  • Implement new ideas in class and clinical.


Michele Deck

Michele Deck, RN, MEd, BSN, LCCE, FACCE, presents nationally and internationally on innovative teaching methods in the field of healthcare education and training. She is the recipient of many honors and awards for her creativity, innovation, productivity, and exemplary leadership qualities. Honors include the National Nursing Staff Development Organization’s (now ANPD) prestigious Belinda E. Puetz Award, election to Sigma Theta Tau National Nursing Honor Society, Business Woman of the Year by the National Business Council, and Best Overall Trainer by Creative Training Techniques Companies. She is cofounder and chief executive officer of G.A.M.E.S., a company that specializes in seminars on adult learning and interactive training methods, and Tool Thyme for Trainers, a company that supplies innovative and creative presentation tools for educators worldwide. She has written 12 books on creative and involving ways to train adults. She is a past president of Lamaze International, its current Accreditation Chair, and author of 14 other books.