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PJI Academy for Teachers Summer 2020 Session 1

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Valencia College, Winter Park Campus

850 West Morse Boulevard

Winter Park, FL 32789

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A week-long workshop for everyone involved in education to help create a peaceable and inclusive classroom and space.

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The Peace and Justice Institute offers this unique and powerful experience to teachers, counselors, administrators and staff working in Pre-K through higher education with the goal of creating more inclusive, respectful, compassionate and loving classrooms and citizens. The teacher academy model is based upon ten years of collaboration with leading scholars in the field of peace studies including Dr. Peggy McIntosh, Dr. Beverly Tatum, Dr. George Lopez, Dr. Michael Nagler, Elaine Sullivan, Emily Style, and Dr. Alma Abdul-Hadi Jadallah. The academy pairs their insights and practices with local PJI experts to create peaceable and inclusive classrooms for your students.

Program Outcomes:

  • Employ pedagogical tools and theoretical frameworks to create peaceful, safe and inclusive classrooms.
  • Explore identity, hidden bias, and life experiences to discover the impact these determiners have on curriculum and student engagement.
  • Support authentic dialogue, transform conflict and develop positive interdependence through the use of PJI’s Principles for How We Treat Each Other: Our Practice of Respect and Community Building.
  • Workshop Completion Requirements:

    • Attendance at all daily sessions
    • Completion of all reading assignments
    • Open-minded and respectful approach toward participants and activities
    • In-depth self-reflection and application

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    Valencia College, Winter Park Campus

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