The Institute for Effective Teaching and
Learning, a new
continuing education program for South Carolina K-12 public school
teachers and administrators, will be offered at Coastal Carolina
University July 10 to 15. The institute will address topics critical to
the improvement of South Carolina's elementary and middle school
classrooms. Nine courses will be offered in two-day sessions. The fee
is $150 per two-day course for South Carolina residents.
Developed by Coastal's Division of Extended Learning and Public
Services in collaboration with Coastal's School of Education, the
institute provides access to the latest research-based instructional
strategies, approaches and programs. The courses will be taught by
scholars and practitioners who are recognized for their achievements at
the state and national levels. Certified teachers and administrators
may earn one hour of graduate credit for completing each two-day
The courses offered include:
July 10 and 11, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Standards-Based Teaching and Evaluation in Primary and
- Programs That Work for At-Risk Students in Primary and
- Wild and Wonderful Wetlands: Selected Topics in Wetland Ecology<
July 12 and 13, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Meeting the Needs of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
- Diagnosing and Teaching for Literacy Development
- Variety is the Spice: Strategies That Improve Interpretation and
Analysis of Literature
July 14 and 15, 8: 30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Using Multiple Intelligences Lessons in Primary and Elementary
- Making Conflict Resolution Work for You
- The Awesome Ocean: Selected Topics in Oceanography
For more information, contact Jennifer Shinaberger in Coastal's
Division of Extended Learning and Public Services at (843) 349-2694 or
visit the Web site: www.coastal.edu/learn.