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Teachers Learning Abroad

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust: Stratford-upon-Avon (1-week course)

From Page to Stage - Text and Theater             November 19 - 25, 2017

Course content information coming soon

Who should apply?
Appropriate for English, theater and history teachers of all experience levels (including pre-service and retired), and others who are eager to engage in study with world-class scholars educators in a historic setting.

Course Requirements
More information coming soon

Program Cost
To be announced

Program cost includes room and half board (breakfast and dinner) as well as afternoon field trips and tickets to performances of the Royal Shakespeare Company.  Program cost does not include travel, travel insurance, medical insurance, additional meals, or any other incidentals.  ESU Scholarships are not available for this program, but the ESU will supply letters of support for grand or scholarship applications. 

Deposit of $500 is required with application.  Invoice is sent ten weeks prior to course, at which point the exchange rate from pound sterling to U.S. dollars is set based on current exchange rates, including transaction fees.  Full balance is due eight weeks prior to course.

Refund Policy
Deposit is non-refundable for accepted applications.  Full balance is due eight weeks prior to course.  This course is non-refundable, barring insufficient enrollment in the course, in which case deposit will be refunded in full.  If you are not able to attend the course due to emergency circumstances, you will be refunded minus an administration fee only if there is a waitlist applicant who will be able to attend the program in your place.

Professional Development Contact Hours and Credit
This course incorporates approximately 30-40 professional contact hours.  All participants who complete the course receive a certificate of attendance.

More Information
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Program Extras for ESU Teacher-Scholars

  • These programs are exclusively available through the ESU
  • Continue the conversation back at home with membership in the ESU and ESU Teacher-Scholar Consortium

Application Details

  • Application available online soon 
  • Deadline is TBA
  • Application is non-competitive and accepted on a rolling basis
  • A deposit of $500 will be required with application
  • Balance will be due eight weeks prior to course
  • Course is limited to 30 participants.

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