DESCRIPTION

In this three-day experience, you will be immersed in methods for 21st century teaching. Learn how to:

  • design a project where student teams solve a problem for an actual person or organization in your local community
  • teach so students develop critical skills like creative problem solving, critical thinking, collaboration, communications. research and citizenship
  • teach so that students gain deep knowledge as they learn how to learn rigorous academic material

You will receive a robust online teaching toolkit with methods, lesson plans and project designs for you to tailor to your unique classroom environment.

And you will leave having experienced first-hand what it feels like to be taught this way, with guidance to integrate these methods into your daily teaching practice.

Note that is strongly encouraged that you attend as a school team, with administrator and teaching team (preferably a team of two or more from your school with whom you can co-design and/or co-teach).

WORKSHOP FEE

$1,500 per person*

Fee includes:

  • Immersive 3 Day Workshop (Food includes breakfast, lunch, snacks daily)
  • Educator’s Toolkit
  • Implementation Support

*Scholarships Available. Send inquiry to info@wildfire-education.org.

LOCATION

Location: Hawken School’s Gries Center
10823 Magnolia Drive, Cleveland, OH  44106

Hosted by: Hawken School

TRAVEL & ACCOMMODATIONS

Hotel: TBD

Travel: Fly into Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE). The campus and hotel are 25 minutes northeast of the airport.

Transportation, airfare and incidentals are not included in workshop fee. For questions or more information regarding travel and accommodations, please contact info@wildfire-education.org.

REGISTRATION