At the Sierra Expeditionary Learning School (SELS) Site Seminar, participants will immerse in our whole school approach to empowering students that leverages classroom protocols and school-wide structures to cultivate a culture of engagement and achievement (Core Practice 27) and foster habits of character (Core Practice 22): growing students as effective learners and ethical people who contribute to building a better world.
Leadership Structures and Strategies
— | Capital City Charter School | Washington, D.C. | Site Seminar, Leadership Development
This site seminar will invite participants to pull back the curtain and learn about the leadership structures and strategies that ensure Capital City Public Charter School, an EL Mentor School, is able to meet the needs of its diverse student body and fulfill its mission.
Learning to Read, Reading to Learn-Integrating Disciplines into a Compelling Expedition
— | Genesee Community Charter School | Rochester, NY | Site Seminar, Leadership Development
This Site Seminar will reveal integrated learning expeditions through the lens of literacy, identifying how language structures play a role in all disciplines including mathematics and the arts.
What’s Our Problem? (with math)
— | Polaris Charter Academy | Chicago, IL | Site Seminar, Leadership Development
Come experience and engage in our math culture by digging into the most central of our components: Problem Solving. Come to consider the relationship between Teaching Mathematics, Checking for Understanding in Daily Instruction and the deep work of Fostering Habits of Character.