This course will introduce teachers to contemporary geography education citing research and resources for teaching and learning a stand alone course or embedding geographic literacy into core subjects. This course will help teachers sharpen their geographic perspectives while recognizing the relationship of geography to global education.
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Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for PK-12 teachers of core disciplines or those that teach stand-alone geography courses.
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Course Dates: Monday, July 3, 2023 – Monday, August 14, 2023 (6 weeks)
Course Format: Online Fixed-Date. This course is asynchronous, there are no set days or times to be online but there are specific assignment deadline dates within the dates of the course.
Refund Policy: To receive a refund, students need to drop the course at pce.sandiego.edu through their student account portal before midnight (11:59PT) on the third day of the course. The refund of the course fee will be returned less a processing fee of $50 of the course tuition. No refunds will be issued after this deadline.
Enrollment Open Through: Monday, July 3, 2023 (11:59PM PT), or until maximum enrollment has been met, whichever happens first. If maximum enrollment has been met, add yourself to the Waitlist.
Course Dates: Monday, July 3 – Monday, August 14, 2023 (6 weeks)
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