Warner School of Education



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10/21/2014
Coursera—Vision and Insights

10/22/2014
Wednesday Lunch Talk - Everyday Biases: Recognizing and Confronting Racial Micro-Aggressions

10/22/2014
WAB Community Discussion - How Do US Schools and Students Stack Up Against Others Around the World?

10/23/2014
Question Bridge: Black Males

10/24/2014
Child Abuse Prevention Certification Workshop

10/28/2014
AYPF Webinar with Kara Finnigan - Using Research Evidence in Education

10/28/2014
UR Diversity Conference

10/29/2014
Wednesday Lunch Hour - Understanding Psychopathology: An Integral Exploration of Its Many Causes and Treatments

11/1/2014
Quantitative Consulting Services Workshop

11/5/2014
WAB Community Discussion - Why Would Anybody Want to Be a Teacher Today?

11/7/2014
Writing Workshop - Constructing an Argument in Academic Writing

11/12/2014
Wednesday Lunch Talk - Connecting Global Research to Local Practice

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7/27/2012


Video Chronicles Horizons at Warner Summer Enrichment Program




Horizons is a six week summer enrichment program for K-8 Rochester city school students that is run by the Warner School of Education at the University of Rochester. The program is focused on keeping students engaged in core subjects such as reading, math and science during the summer months by blending lessons with activities in art, sports, cultural enrichment and field trips. The program not only helps to prevent summer decline in enrolled students, but also offers an opportunity to graduate students at the Warner School to gain additional hands-on experience working with kids of various ages in a non-traditional academic setting.

This program run by the Warner School is the first in the nation to be held on a university campus. Lynn Gatto, Executive Director of Horizons and Acting Director of Elementary Education at the Warner School, says that the program is designed to expose students to the college environment with the goal of seeing them continue their education beyond high school.

For more information on Horizons at Warner, visit www.warner.rochester.edu/newsevents/story/977/.

View the video on Youtube.

Tags: elementary education, Horizons, Lynn Gatto, summer learning