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Summer Professional Development Opportunity

posted Feb 21, 2012, 7:27 AM by Gwen Faulkner

The Catherine B. Reynolds Civil War Washington Teacher Fellows

Join up to 20 teachers to learn about Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass and Washington during the Civil War as you spend a day at each of these fascinating sites!

Session 1 (K – 5th Grade): Evening of Sunday, June 24 to Friday, June 29, 2012

Session 3 (6th – 12th Grade): Evening of Sunday, July 22 to Friday, July 27, 2012

As part of our six-day program you will:

 Come away from your week in Washington familiar with: an array of virtual tours, the oratory skills to get your students on their feet performing speeches by Lincoln and Douglass; comfortable taking students on content-driven experiential learning adventures; and excited about using classroom drama to help historic characters come alive!

  • FREE for qualifying DCPS and Public Charter School Teachers
  • $300 registration fee for non DCPS teachers
  • All Fellows are eligible to obtain 3 graduate credit hours through Trinity Washington University for an additional $375

Applications are due by March 30, 2012

Applications are attached or download at:

For more information contact:
Gwen Faulkner,
Feb 21, 2012, 7:27 AM
Gwen Faulkner,
Feb 21, 2012, 7:27 AM