Designed for elementary and secondary school U.S. history, social studies, and civics/government teachers, these intensive week-long sessions immerse participants in an interdisciplinary approach to teaching social studies with American history as the focus. The Institute experience provides:
Number of Units: 3.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours
Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for participants who have already completed their onsite week-long Teacher Institute sessions in Williamsburg.
Registration on the USD website is for credit only. You must have already completed your Colonial Williamsburg Teacher Institute week-long session .
Course Dates: Start date being your enrollment date and end date being the date your final grade is received
Course Format: Attendance and participation at week-long institute, with additional requirements from the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Location: Williamsburg, Virginia
Refund Policy: All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation courses after the allotted 30 days.
Enrollment Open Through: May 15, 2024 (11:59pm PST)
Elementary School Sessions: A Multifaceted American Heritage: Colonization, Conflict, and Compromise (1607–1781)
Secondary School Sessions: Evolving Perspectives on American Identity: Resistance, Revolution, and Reform (1607–1870)
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