Total Participation Techniques (TPTs) are instructional strategies that allow all students to demonstrate, at the same time, active participation, and cognitive engagement. Join Dr. Jayme Linton as she models TPTs in this highly interactive session. You will also walk away with strategies and tools that you can immediately use to increase high cognitive engagement for every learner.

Presented by Dr. Jayme Linton

Dr. Jayme Linton is an education projects specialist for the U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA). She lives near Washington, D.C. and supports strategic planning, continuous improvement, and professional learning for DoDEA schools worldwide.


  • Define Total Participation Techniques and explain how TPTs allow students to demonstrate active participation and cognitive engagement.
  • Design a content-specific lesson or activity that incorporates Total Participation Techniques to increase high cognitive engagement for every learner.

Special Technology Instructions


Participants will join a collaborative backchannel chat to discuss ideas for incorporating Total Participation Techniques into their curriculum to demonstrate their understanding of the session objectives and reflect on their learning.


By completing/passing this course, you will attain the certificate SimpleK12 Certificate of Completion

Learning Credits

CEU 0.5


Viewed a 30 Min On-Demand Course

25 points
On course completion