Teacher Training--Area Studies
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 08:30 to Friday, June 29, 2018 - 12:00
Make college more affordable for your high school students—and help them grow as global citizens and 21st century professional—while earning ACT 48 professional development credits. The College in High School program and the University Center for International Studies will host a summer institute for secondary educators interested in teaching globally focused courses that offer transferable college credit to students at their high school. Courses in which you can obtain certification and training may include: Intermediate French I-II Intermediate German I-II Intermediate Spanish I-II Intro to Global Studies Latin Intermediate Prose and Verse Western Civilization II World History World Politics Imperial Russia Courses will be aligned with Pennsylvania Core and Academic Standards (for social studies) or ACTFL performance standards (for world languages). The 2018 Summer Institute for Pennsylvania Teachers is funded through generous support from the Longview Foundation for Education in World Affairs and International Understanding (https://longviewfdn.org/). For more information and to apply, visit chs.pitt.edu/sipt.