Summer Teacher’s Institute Course Schedule

as of May 22, 2015

Monday, July 27

8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30 – 9:00

Welcome & Introductions
Project Co-Director & NVLP CEO Cheryl S. Clarke

9:00 – 10:30 Content Session: Exploring the Civil Rights Movement
Dr. Michelle Scott
10:30 – 10:40 BREAK
10:40 – 12:30 p.m. Content Session: Exploring the Civil Rights Movement
Dr. Michelle Scott
12:30 – 1:30 LUNCH
1:30 – 3:00 Pedagogical Practices: Social Justice and Racial Healing in the Classroom
Dr. Karsonya Wise Whitehead and Mr. Isaiah Buchanan
3:00 – 3:10 BREAK
3:10 – 4:30 Pedagogical Practices: Social Justice and Racial Healing in the Classroom
Dr. Karsonya Wise Whitehead and Mr. Isaiah Buchanan
5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Optional Evening Activity: Dinner and a Movie
Scholars will watch portions of the feature film “Selma” and discuss connections between the movie and eyewitness accounts from the NVLP visionaries.
   

Tuesday, July 28

8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30 – 10:30 Content Session: Examining the Contributions of Women Activists During the Civil Rights Movement 
Dr. Michelle Scott
10:30 – 10:40 BREAK
10:40 – 12:30 p.m. Content Session: Examining the Contributions of Women Activists During the Civil Rights Movement 
Dr. Michelle Scott
12:30 – 1:30 LUNCH
1:30 – 3:00 Pedagogical Practices: The Women of the Civil Rights Movement
Dr. Karsonya Wise Whitehead and Mr. Isaiah Buchanan
3:00 – 3:10 BREAK
3:10 – 4:30 Pedagogical Practices: The Women of the Civil Rights Movement
Dr. Karsonya Wise Whitehead and Mr. Isaiah Buchanan
   

Wednesday, July 29

8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30 – 10:30 Workshop: Diversity Training & Culturally Responsive Teaching 
Dr. Martha Wharton
10:30 – 10:40 BREAK
10:40 – 12:30 p.m. Workshop: Diversity Training & Culturally Responsive Teaching 
Dr. Martha Wharton
12:30 – 1:30 LUNCH
1:30 – 3:00 Workshop: Tenets of Culturally Responsive Teaching 
Dr. Martha Wharton
3:00 – 3:10 BREAK
3:10 –5:00 Workshop: Tenets of Culturally Responsive Teaching 
Dr. Martha Wharton
   

Thursday, July 30

8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30 – 10:30 Pedagogical Practices: Putting it All Together
Dr. Karsonya Wise-Whitehead and Mr. Isaiah Buchanan
10:30 – 10:40 BREAK
10:40 – 12:30 p.m. Pedagogical Practices: Putting it All Together
Dr. Karsonya Wise-Whitehead and Mr. Isaiah Buchanan
12:30 – 1:30 LUNCH
1:30 – 3:00 Lesson Demonstration: Putting it Into Practice
Dr. Karsonya Wise-Whitehead and Mr. Isaiah Buchanan
3:00 – 3:10 BREAK
3:10 –4:30 Lesson Demonstration: Putting it Into Practice
Dr. Karsonya Wise-Whitehead and Mr. Isaiah Buchanan
   

Friday, July 30

8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30 – 10:30 Pedagogical Practices: Putting it Into Practice
Dr. Karsonya Wise-Whitehead and Mr. Isaiah Buchanan
10:30 – 10:40 BREAK
10:40 – 12:30 p.m. Pedagogical Practices: Next Steps
Dr. Karsonya Wise-Whitehead and Mr. Isaiah Buchanan
12:30 – 1:30 Working Lunch:
Group discussions regarding the Warm-Up and Assessment Activities
1:30 – 3:30 Final Session: Assessment Activity Demonstration
3:30 – 3:40 BREAK
3:40 –4:30 Summation/Reflection
Ms. Cheryl S. Clarke