2018 Summer Courses

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Our courses and dates for the summer of 2018 are...


Core Principles of Waldorf Education:     June 23 and 24, 2018
                                                                                    Course Fee:    $250

This Sebastopol Art of Teaching course teaches the philosophical and pedagogical principles of Waldorf Education.  We recommend that new teachers take this course in conjunction with the week-long Art of Teaching course of the grade they are preparing for.  This course is also for administrators and parents who would like to understand the goals and mission of Waldorf Education at a deeper level.



Art of Teaching Grade 1:          June 18 - June 22, 2018
                                                              Course Fee:      $595
This Sebastopol Art of Teaching course provides an overview of Grade 1 curriculum, themes, teaching indications, and pedagogical rationales.  It prepares teachers to deliver meaningful and artistic lessons (including speech, singing, instrumental music, drawing, painting, and craft projects) based on the Core Principles of Waldorf Education and clarifies learning outcomes and assessment tools. The course also addresses parent work and developing the social emotional learning of children. Teachers receive resource materials for teaching the grade.

Workshop:    The Roadmap to Literacy (Language Arts Grade 1)     
                        June 18-20, 2018
                        Course Fee:      $300
This workshop is based on the curriculum laid out in The Roadmap to Literacy: A Guide to Teaching Language Arts in Waldorf Schools Grades – 1 through 3 by Janet Langley and Jennifer Militzer-Kopperl (with contributions by Patti Connolly).



Art of Teaching Grade 2:          June 18 - June 22, 2018
                                                              Course Fee:      $595
This Sebastopol Art of Teaching course provides an overview of Grade 2 curriculum, themes, teaching indications, and pedagogical rationales.  It prepares teachers to deliver meaningful and artistic lessons (including speech, singing, instrumental music, drawing, painting, and craft projects) based on the Core Principles of Waldorf Education and clarifies learning outcomes and assessment tools. The course also addresses parent work and developing the social emotional learning of children. Teachers receive resource materials for teaching the grade.


Workshop:    The Roadmap to Literacy (Language Arts Grade 2)     
                        June 18-20, 2018
                        Course Fee:      $300
This workshop is based on the curriculum laid out in The Roadmap to Literacy: A Guide to Teaching Language Arts in Waldorf Schools Grades – 1 through 3 by Janet Langley and Jennifer Militzer-Kopperl (with contributions by Patti Connolly).


Art of Teaching Grade 3:          June 18 - June 22, 2018
                                                              Course Fee:      $595
This Sebastopol Art of Teaching course provides an overview of Grade 3 curriculum, themes, teaching indications, and pedagogical rationales.  It prepares teachers to deliver meaningful and artistic lessons (including speech, singing, instrumental music, drawing, painting, and craft projects) based on the Core Principles of Waldorf Education and clarifies learning outcomes and assessment tools. The course also addresses parent work and developing the social emotional learning of children. Teachers receive resource materials for teaching the grade.


Workshop:    The Roadmap to Literacy (Language Arts Grade 3)     
                        June 18-20, 2018
                        Course Fee:      $300
This workshop is based on the curriculum laid out in The Roadmap to Literacy: A Guide to Teaching Language Arts in Waldorf Schools Grades – 1 through 3 by Janet Langley and Jennifer Militzer-Kopperl (with contributions by Patti Connolly).


Art of Teaching Grade 4:           June 18 - June 22, 2018 
                                                               Course Fee:      $595
This Sebastopol Art of Teaching course provides an overview of Grade 4 curriculum, themes, teaching indications, and pedagogical rationales.  It prepares teachers to deliver meaningful and artistic lessons (including speech, singing, instrumental music, drawing, painting, and craft projects) based on the Core Principles of Waldorf Education and clarifies learning outcomes and assessment tools. The course also addresses parent work and developing the social emotional learning of children. Teachers receive resource materials for teaching the grade.


Workshop:    The Roadmap to Literacy (Language Arts Grade 4)     
                        June 18-20, 2018
                        Course Fee:      $300
This workshop is based on the curriculum laid out in The Roadmap to Literacy: A Guide to Teaching Language Arts in Waldorf Schools Grades – 1 through 3 by Janet Langley and Jennifer Militzer-Kopperl (with contributions by Patti Connolly), and extends this curriculum to include the themes of grade 4.


Art of Teaching Grade 5:         June 25 - June 29, 2018
                                                             Course Fee:      $595
This Sebastopol Art of Teaching course provides an overview of Grade 5 curriculum, themes, teaching indications, and pedagogical rationales.  It prepares teachers to deliver meaningful and artistic lessons (including speech, singing, instrumental music, drawing, painting, and craft projects) based on the Core Principles of Waldorf Education and clarifies learning outcomes and assessment tools. The course also addresses parent work and developing the social emotional learning of children. Teachers receive resource materials for teaching the grade.



Art of Teaching Grade 6:         June 25 - June 29, 2018 
                                                             Course Fee:      $595
This Sebastopol Art of Teaching course provides an overview of Grade 6 curriculum, themes, teaching indications, and pedagogical rationales.  It prepares teachers to deliver meaningful and artistic lessons (including speech, singing, instrumental music, drawing, painting, and craft projects) based on the Core Principles of Waldorf Education and clarifies learning outcomes and assessment tools. The course also addresses parent work and developing the social emotional learning of children. Teachers receive resource materials for teaching the grade.



Art of Teaching Grade 7:         June 25 - June 29, 2018  
                                                             Course Fee:      $595
This Sebastopol Art of Teaching course provides an overview of Grade 7 curriculum, themes, teaching indications, and pedagogical rationales.  It prepares teachers to deliver meaningful and artistic lessons (including speech, singing, instrumental music, drawing, painting, and craft projects) based on the Core Principles of Waldorf Education and clarifies learning outcomes and assessment tools. The course also addresses parent work and developing the social emotional learning of children. Teachers receive resource materials for teaching the grade.


Art of Teaching Grade 8:         June 25 - June 29, 2018
                                                             Course Fee:      $595
This Sebastopol Art of Teaching course provides an overview of Grade 8 curriculum, themes, teaching indications, and pedagogical rationales.  It prepares teachers to deliver meaningful and artistic lessons (including speech, singing, instrumental music, drawing, painting, and craft projects) based on the Core Principles of Waldorf Education and clarifies learning outcomes and assessment tools. The course also addresses parent work and developing the social emotional learning of children. Teachers receive resource materials for teaching the grade.


The Art of Middle School 

Science Teaching

June 25 - 29    (Mon-Fri)

A course focusing on science projects but also addresses the scope of sciene blocks, artistic and scientific approaches, book work, projects, laboratory, as well as pedagogical approaches to science teaching.

Teach a STEM curriculum in the Middle School and integrate the arts, developing STEM into a STEAM program.
                                                                         Course Fee:      $595



Step 1: Register

Please fill out the Registration Form. You will receive a confirmation email within two business days of registration along with an invoice. If you do not receive this email, please call Sebastopol Charter School at 707.824.9700 and speak to Carrie.

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Step 2: Pay

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                         Sebastopol Charter School
                         PO Box 1170, Sebastopol, CA 95473 

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TERMS & CONDITIONS

Course Cancellation Policy
In order for the course to be delivered as scheduled a minimum of 8 participants must be registered.  Should the course be cancelled payment will be refunded in full.  Sebastopol Charter School reserves the right to cancel the course at any time.  Participants will be notified within 30 days of the course start date as to the status of course enrollment. 

Registration Cancellation and Refund Policy
1. For cancellations requested at least 30 days prior to the course start date a full refund will be issued. 
2. For cancellations requested between 30 and 7 days prior to the course start date, a 60% refund will be issued.
3.  No refunds will be issued after 7 days prior to the course start date.
4. Requests for refunds must be submitted via email to: service@sebastopolcharter.org

Photo and Recording Release
Attending the course grants Sebastopol Charter the right to take digital images and recordings of activities at the event which include participants and reproduce these for lawful purposes.

Liability Release
I hereby assume full and complete responsibility for any personal injury and/or property damage that I sustain or cause, related to or arising from my participation as a participant in programs offered by Sebastopol Charter, and release, indemnify and hold harmless Sebastopol Charter, its officers, directors, employees, and volunteers, from any and all liability in connection with any claim, suit, injury, damages, loss, and liability related to or arising from my capacity as a program participant.  I specifically acknowledge that I am assuming the entire risk of being a program participant, and this release is a complete and comprehensive release of any and all negligence, including gross negligence, and any and all other liability.

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