ENGLISH 5133 WKSP: Teaching Deliberatively: Writing and Civic Literacy -- 3 unit(s)
An Iowa Writing Project course for interdisciplinary teams of high school teachers, features attention to public issues and deliberative democracy while using writing to develop civic literacy as authorized by Iowa Core and national standards. Participants will explore levels of implementation and high school transformation by bringing issue exploration and public deliberation into school curriculum and community life. Participants will learn how to help students frame local issues for deliberation, and how to convene, moderate, record and report on local deliberative forums.
Term: Summer 2012
Start/End Date: Jul 9, 2012 - Jul 13, 2012
Meeting Time: Mon-Fri, 8:00 am - 3:00 PM
plus 2 follow-up sessions during the 2012-13 school year.
Location (Facility ID): Des Moines-ISEA Building
Instruction Mode: In Person
James Davis, Associate Professor
Staff to be determined,
Class Section: 60
Class Nbr: 71346
If two numbers are listed, undergraduate level class number is listed first, graduate level class number is listed second.
Tuition: $100/unit (due to external funding this amount is waived for qualified students)
For more information:
Carolina Wilson, Continuing and Distance Education
Phone: 800-648-3864 or 319-273-2121