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Summer Professional Development Opportunity

posted Feb 21, 2012, 7:27 AM by

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:
Feb 21, 2012, 7:27 AM
Feb 21, 2012, 7:27 AM