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Summer Learning Opportunities

Offered in CPS (View more information about all listings >>)
Developmental Designs
June 26-29 (for teachers in grades 6-10)
Teaching and learning are weakened by misbehavior, lack of a safe, inclusive community, and student apathy. The practices in the Developmental Designs approach are designed to meet adolescent needs by addressing these key elements of effective teaching.

Designing Adult Learning
July 2 and 3

Studying Skillful Teaching
July 9-12 | Haggerty School
This is Research for Better Teaching’s cornerstone program for building teachers’ capacity – the knowledge and skills as well as the courage and conviction - to promote students’ motivation, learning, and increased achievement.

Responsive Classroom Course
July 31 -  August 3, and October 17

Advanced Responsive Classroom Course
July 31 - August 3, and October 17

Science Content Series for Elementary Teachers
August 7 - 10
This four day institute that will cover a variety of topics with the goal of deepening teacher content knowledge in a collaborative environment with supports from experts in the field. CPS teachers will receive two Master's Plus credits for attending the four days and completing a project (more details to come on this). This is not a workshop to develop curriculum or write activities, rather to step solely into the role of learner with colleagues.

Offered Outside of CPS (View more information about all listings >>)
Ed Tech Opportunities (many!)

Accessing Inquiry for All Learners (fulfills DESE license renewal requirements for SEI and Special Education PDPs)

MIT Museum Summer Teachers-in-Residence

Library of Congress 2018 Summer Teacher Institutes –Teaching with Primary Sources

Multiple options for History Learning