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Summer Teacher Training 2022

 

Rockbridge Academy ACCS Endorsed Summer Teacher Training

July 19-22, 2022
 
Join us at our NEW CAMPUS:
Rockbridge Academy 
680 Evergreen Road
Crownsville, MD 21032
 
Rockbridge Academy is pleased to present our annual,
ACCS endorsed Summer Teacher Training again this year, Tuesday-Friday, July 19-22
 
Register today! Click here!   For college students, current school parents, and homeschooling parents, we have some special registration options.  Please scroll to the bottom of the page to access separate registration forms for these catagories.
 
Conference fee includes lunches on Tuesday through Thursday and continental breakfast on Friday. 
 
Join us for the most practical teacher training you will experience to help you prepare for the needs and meet the challenges of the upcoming school year. 
 
A block of discounted rooms at a special rate has been set aside at the Country Inn & Suites in Annapolis. Click here to make reservations and be sure to use the discount code: ROCKBR 
 
Our brochure will be coming out soon. Here is a list of some of the plenaries and seminars you can expect:
 
Plenaries: 
  • Classical Christian Education: Recovering Our Narrative
  • The Biblical Canon
  • The Seven Laws Applied
  • The Power of Story
  • Beyond STEM: Math and Science in Classical Education
  • Every Bush Afire: The Aesthetics Emphasis
  • A Parent's Perspective
  • How Shall We Then Live? An Economist's View
Seminars:
  • Shaping Hearts: Shaping the Heart of Grammar Students and Relational Wisdom for Young Adults
  • Shaping Liturgies: The Sights and Sounds of Grammar and Onboarding Dialectic and Rhetoric Students
  • Theological Foundations Across the Subjects
  • The First Two Weeks of Grammar School
  • Applying the Seven Laws: Lesson Planning Like a Champion and Lesson Planning & Homework Philosophy
  • Managing Learning Differences
  • Communicating with Parents
  • Teaching Latin
  • Teaching Reading Effectively, Grades K-2
  • Logic
  • Teaching Literature in the Secondary
  • Parental Partnerships in the Classroom
  • The Beauty of the Oral Mid-Term Exam

Reflection and Group Discussions (Wednesday): A 30 minute time of individual reflection followed by 30 minute discussion groups. School groups can reserve classrooms to meet as a faculty and discuss lessons learned so far. 

Annapolis Walk-about (Thursday): Travel to Annapolis with your group to enjoy the afternoon seeing the sights of this colonial town by the Bay. Find dinner and enjoy an evening walking around town. 

*Some of the plenaries/seminars may be subject to change. 

Click here to view and download our brochure. 

Click here to view and download the detailed schedule.

 

Special registration options:

College students:  Are you a college student currently preparing for a career in teaching?  Attend Rockbridge Academy's Summer Teacher Training at half price.  Registration form.

Current school parents:  Did you know that current school parents are invited to attend Rockbridge Academy's Summer Teacher Training for free?  All we ask is that you register so we know to be prepared, and also that you pay for your meals.  Registration form.

Homeschool Parents:  We are pleased to offer homeschool parents the option to attend any of our plenary sessions at no cost.  Should you decide you want to attend more sessions, you may register as a regular attendee after the conference begins (or perhaps plan to attend the entire conference next year!)  Meals are not offered under this option, but we do ask you to complete a registration form so we will know to expect you.  Registration form.