Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Join Fellow Educators at the 2011 Advanced Shared Inquiry Institute!

2011 Advanced Shared Inquiry Institute
Once a year, the Great Books Foundation hosts the premier professional development event for educators committed to Shared Inquiry™: the Great Books 2011 Advanced Shared Inquiry Institute. This year's Advanced Institute takes place in Chicago, from Friday, April 29, through Sunday, May 1, 2011. Register online now! The fee is only $350 and includes full participation in the Great Books Chicago weekend events. This intellectually exciting weekend engages K–16 educators with the big ideas and essential questions of lifelong learning. Join fellow educators at the 2011 Advanced Institute and you will:
  • Enjoy intellectual stimulation and interaction with people who love learning
  • Participate in Shared Inquiry discussions of great literature led by master leaders
  • Learn to plan powerful activities to guide all students to fuller engagement with challenging longer works of literature, using Aldous Huxley's Brave New World as an example
  • Explore and think about how to tap fun cultural resources, such as Chicago's theater and museum riches
  • Exchange ideas with senior Great Books training staff and other K–16 educators
  • Qualify for available graduate continuing education credit
Be sure to visit our website or call 800-222-5870 for full details!Great Books Chicago is produced with the generous support of Harrison Middleton University, Penguin Books, and Encyclopædia Britannica.

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