Summer Institute

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2020 Summer Institute

Student Rights:
Constitutional Evolution, Empowerment, Engagement

June 22-24, 2020
Portland State University
Portland, Oregon

Featuring Justin Driver, the author of The SchoolHouse Gate: Public Education, The Supreme Court, and the Battle for the American Mind.

Register before May 20 and receive your free copy!

 

Your Registration Fee provides you:

    • Three days of meals & lodging
    • Parking at PSU
    • Field Trips & Materials

 

Joining us for the three days of Summer Institute guarantees you:

    • 40 PDU Hours
    • Up to 3 full credits from Lewis & Clark Graduate School at an extremely reduced cost
    • Interaction with, and learning from, author Justin Driver
    • Field Trips in Downtown Portland
    • Strategy Sessions
    • Curriculum Collaboration
    • Networking and Community with other civics educators from around the state
    • …and FUN!

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Tentative Schedule for the 2020 Summer Institute:

Monday, June 22:

    • 8:00am – Check in, Breakfast, Welcomes
    • 9:00am – Justin Driver on Student Rights & Empowerment
    • 11:15am – Lunch
    • 12:00noon – Field Trip!
    • 3:00pm – Strategy & Collaboration Session
    • 5:30pm – Dinner
    • 6:30pm – Film Night & Teaching the 2020 Elections

Tuesday, June 23:

    • 8:00am – Breakfast & Current Events
    • 9:00am – Justin Driver on Student Rights & the Supreme Court
    • 11:15am – Lunch
    • 12:00noon – Putting it together / Curriculum Collaboration
    • 3:00pm – Field trip to the Oregon Jewish Museum & Center for Holocaust Education
    • 6:00pm – Dinner Session w/Amanda Solomon, Manager of the Oregon Jewish Museum & Center For Holocaust Education

Wednesday, June 24:

    • 8:00am – Breakfast & Current Events
    • 9:00am – Debriefs & Collaboration Time
    • 10:30am – Senior Justice Sue Leeson of the Oregon Supreme Court
    • 12:15pm – Lunch
    • 1:00pm -What do we make of all this? –  Curriculum Creation Strategies & Collaboration
    • 3:00pm – Curriculum Roundtables and Debriefs
    • 4:30pm – Goodbye for this year!

 

 

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