Advisory is Essential 201
For all schools, grades 5-12
Feb. 13, 2014
Especially for public and charter schools, grades 5-8
Feb. 7, 2014
Already have a program in place that needs a tune-up? Participants will observe Wildwood advisories, analyze their schools' needs, and develop solutions to strengthen and sustain advisory programs for their particular schools.
Empowering Student Voice: On the Page and Stage: For Grades 9-12
Feb. 10, 2014
Want to activate your students’ authentic voices through writing and dramatic performance? In this workshop, designed for both English and Performing Arts teachers, participants will work with Wildwood faculty to engage in their own personal story-based writing process.
Never Too Young: Engaging Elementary Age Social Activism: For Grades K-5
Feb. 12, 2014
Want to facilitate young students’ conversations around race, class, gender, and other social issues? Participants will leave with developmentally appropriate strategies and tools to help normalize these conversations in their classrooms.
Getting it Right: Best Math Practices for the Common Core Age: For Grades 7-10
Feb. 11, 2014
Want to engender the success of all your students and build your skills in the Common Core? This workshop provides both public and private school teachers hands-on experience with best mathematical practices in algebra and geometry—that correlate with the eight Standards for Mathematical Practice in the Common Core State Standards.
Read On: Building Your Practice Around Common Core Reading: For Grades 9-12
Feb. 19, 2014
Want to help build your students’ critical reading skills for the Common Core? Public and private school teachers will hone their skills in best reading practices embedded in the ELA Common Core Anchor Standards for Reading: Literature.
Advisory is Essential 101: For Grades 5-12
Feb. 20-21, 2014
Just starting out? Design an advisory program that fits your school—public, charter, or private—and a plan to succeed.
Let us come to you! We can custom-design programs at your school that target your goals. Our specialties include advisory programs, project-based learning, authentic assessment, social-emotional learning, graduation by exhibition, and internal professional development capacity building. Please contact Steve Barrett at email@example.com or (310) 806-4502.