Summer Institute 2016


Seattle, Washington | July 11- 15, 2016

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The Educurious Summer Institute is an annual gathering of teachers and administrators who want to learn more about how to bring blended and project-based learning into their schools. Join us July 11- 15, 2016 at Truman High School in Federal Way, Washington for one of four different program strands we have prepared for you.

Strands:


Educurious User Summit | July 11 - 15


Join with teachers from across the country as you prepare to use Educurious Biology or ELA units in your classroom next fall. You will receive a detailed orientation to the curriculum as well as learn strategies for blended learning, digital project work, literacy scaffolding and differentiation. Leave with a detailed implementation plan. (5 days)
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Project Design Workshop | July 11 - 15


Harness the power of the Educurious network to design project learning for your classroom. In this session you will learn to apply Educurious methodology based on cognitive sciences to design rigorous projects that engage and motivate students and build skills. By using our 21st Century projects as a model and applying our design process you will collaborate with colleagues from around the country to help you develop an existing idea or start from scratch. Then connect with a real world expert to tune the relevance of your project to today’s world. (5 days)
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Blended & Project-Based Learning Summit | July 11 - 13


This three day session (July 11th - 13th) is for school and district leadership teams who are ready to change the experience of teaching and learning through blended and project-based learning. (3 days)
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Career Connection | July 11 - 15


This exciting five-day workshop is designed to bring career connected learning into your classroom and schools in a transformational way. Educators will learn multiple, proven ways to give their students a firsthand look at an amazing universe of career possibilities, how to help students reach out and connect with experts as they develop 21st century skills that lead to successful post secondary learning and career opportunities. Content will include work-based problems with classroom mentoring support, how to engage in informational interviews, job shadows and internships, and how to leverage the content you are teaching by connecting it to work-based learning opportunities. (5 days)
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Logistics


Event location

Truman High School
31455 28th Ave S
Federal Way, WA 98003

Hotel Options
Hampton Inn & Suites - 3 minute walk
2 queen bed - max 4 people
1 king bed - 203$/night which includes breakfast Wi-Fi

Courtyard Marriott 3 minute walk
2 queen bed - max 4 people
1 king bed - Standard Pricing - both offered at 199$/night - free wifi and parking

Best Western Plus Evergreen Inn & Suites - ten minute walk
1 Queen bed - 130$
1 King bed - 140$
2 queen bed - 160$
Standard Pricing includes wi-fi and Free Breakfast


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