Summer Courses & Events

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Join GVWP teacher consultants for an inspiring summer of professional learning. Grab some new classroom strategies and explore fresh ideas during our in depth summer courses. Save the dates--registration information will be available in mid April.



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Book Study: Engage & Empower Adolescent Writers

Expand your instructional toolkit and rediscover the joy of learning in our summer book club. Read, discuss, and collaborate with friendly colleagues to rejuvenate your mind and spirit... it’s like a health spa for your brain!

This book study is an opportunity for 6-12th grade teachers to read and discuss 180 Days: Two Teachers and the Quest to Engage & Empower Adolescents by Kelly Gallagher and Penny Kittle. The book offers teaching strategies that bridge critical gaps in curriculum. 

July 17, 19, 24, 26 & 31
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Ripon Library

1 unit of UEE credit available
Registration Fee: $50 (Fee does not include cost of the book.)

Purchase orders and credit cards accepted.
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