In conjunction with the Folger exhibition, The English Speaking Union of the United States, (ESU) is offering "Teaching Shakespeare Workshop: First Folio the Book that Gave Us Shakespeare", a workshop for teachers and pre-professional teachers. Developed "by teachers for teachers" during sessions at the Folger, this workshop introduces dynamic pedagogical tools to get Shakespeare's words into the heads, mouths, and hearts of students.
Friday, November 11, 2016
Registration: 8:30 – 8:55 AM (Including forms for Act 48 credit).
Workshop: 9AM - 5PM
One Alpha Drive
Elizabethtown, PA 17022-2298
Amtrak is offering a 10% discount to teachers/pre-professional teachers to travel by train to Elizabethtown.
Lunch will be catered by Elizabethtown College Food Service, provided courtesy of the ESU Philadelphia Branch.
A $25.00 reservation fee will be refunded upon attendance on Friday, November 11, 2016, and this makes the workshop FREE. Make checks payable to ESU and sent to the Central PA Branch at 411 Arbor Way State College, PA 16803.
Teachers will receive a packet of classroom materials, and a certificate of completion for Act 48 validation.
If you would like Act 48 Continuing Professional Education hours but cannot obtain it through your school, please bring $10.00 to registration as it will be available through Central Intermediate Unit #10. Only cash or checks made out to "Central Intermediate Unit #10" will be accepted. Teachers will need to provide their 7 digit professional personnel identification number to get Act 48 hours.
The workshops will be limited to 35 participants. To register, please use this form.
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