LANGUAGE AND CULTURE FOR EDUCATORS (SUMMER 2017)
June 03rd – 23rd, 2017 ($ 2,013)
This program is for educators who would like to gain the skills and knowledge necessary to better serve Spanish speakers in their classes. This three-week program includes intensive Spanish classes and a variety of cultural/educational activities such as weekend excursions, guest speakers, museum visits, round table discussions, encounters with local schools K-12+ and community groups, videos, etc. and a home-stay. Participants will increase their knowledge and understanding of the Mexican educational system. School visits provide the opportunity to interact with students in Spanish and discuss subjects of mutual interest with teachers and administrators. Most program activities are in Spanish with English translations when necessary.
* The price of this program includes Spanish classes and room and board with host family; the price does not include transportation costs (airfare) or excursions or personal spending money.