Upcoming events categorized as: Workshop
Join in this fast-paced introduction to Mandarin—the most-spoken language in the world. Led by Terry Waltz, expert in Mandarin and Total Physical Response Storytelling, the course introduces participants to a new language teaching methodology aimed at promoting fluency fast.
Celebrate Chinese cuisine, as inspired by Yu Hua's famous novel "To Live," by learning how to make Chinese dumplings at the State Botanical Garden.
Learn scoring techniques for the Torrance Tests of Creative Thinking (Figural) from expert trainers at the UGA College of Education's Torrance Center.
Scholar Weekends at UGA is a program for gifted 8th-11th graders.
Learn techniques for scoring the Torrance Tests of Creative Thinking (Verbal) from expert trainers at the UGA College of Education's Torrance Center.
Academic Adventures at UGA is a program for gifted 5th and 6th graders.
In this engaging and hands-on workshop, you will move through the process of creating a zine, a multi-genre miniature magazine with a central theme or topic published by hand.
In this workshop, you will explore wobble moments, examine examples of narratives depicting such moments, and gain multiple perspectives on your classroom.
From Personal to Social: Politics, Multi-Layered Narratives, and Social Justice in the Secondary Literacy Classroom
This workshop will explore teaching writing as a political act. How do we address issues of social justice—race, class, gender, sexuality, religion—through literacy practices in secondary classrooms?