Resources for Educators

Civic Education Resources for Educators


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Civic Education Events for Educators

Professional Development Opportunities for Civic Integration


Summer Education Workshops: Advancing Racial Justice in Schools

July 17 - 20

This 4-day, intensive IRRPP Workshop is intended for all K-12 educators interested in advancing racial justice in their classrooms and schools. The purpose of the retreat is for participants to acquire new knowledge and skills that they can bring into their schools as well as become embedded in strong networks of support that will further institutional and community development and improve educational experiences and opportunities for underserved communities. The workshop is structured to include a competitively selected cohort of 50 participants. CPDUs available for participants. Find out more, including how to apply here.

Seeds of Peace is hosting a professional development course for educators that will happen in Maine from July 29 to August 13
. This is an opportunity to become a part of a supportive network of fellow educators and gain skills for compassionate and effective work with American youth in our current political climate. Please see the flyer above for more details.

If you are interested in becoming a part of this innovative course, apply here.

Institute on Descriptive Process - Institute 1
45th Summer Institute on Descriptive Process
July 30-August 4, 2017
Using Descriptive Process And Reflective Conversations To: 

  • Inform the Work of Teaching
  • Gain Another Way of Looking
  • Create Political Ground and to Think about School as Public and Democratic Space, Supporting Diversity and Complexity