8/1/2004

Summer Professional Development Opportunities

Don't miss the Warner School's exciting professional development opportunities scheduled for this
summer: the Institute for Mathematics Leadership, the School Counselors Summer Leadership Academy, the 15th Annual Institute of Catholic Education, and the American History as Dialogue Summer Institute.

The Warner Center for Professional Development and Education Reform is hosting a four-day Institute for Mathematics Leadership from June 28-
July 1. Goals of the institute include increasing awareness of a leadership approach based on mutual understanding, and creating a vision for change in mathematics education. For information on this event call (585) 275-8270.

The New York State School Counselors Association "School Counselors Summer Leadership Academy" is co-sponsored by the Warner Center, and is scheduled for July 6-7. The event is intended for school administrators and counselors and is designed to help attendees create partnerships between counselors and administrators, and provide information about new models of practice. For additional information, call (585) 275-8270 or visit
www.rochester.edu/warner/warnercenter/academy.

The Institute of Catholic Education, scheduled for July 8-9, is designed for teachers, school administrators, youth ministers, church members, parents, and others with an interest in Catholic education. This year's programming includes lectures, group discussions, and social conversation on the theme of "Catholic Education: A Community for Life." An optional tour and dinner in Rochester's High Falls district is planned for July 8. The registration deadline is June 22. For more information or to register, call (585) 275-7833 or visit
www.rochester.edu/warner/summerinstitute.

The "American History as Dialogue" Summer Institute will be held July 12-16 and 20-22. This year's topic is "Popular Culture of the 20th Century." Join historians Dan Borus, Robert Westbrook, and the "American History as Dialogue" project faculty and staff for this event. For more information, call (585) 275-5053 or visit
www.courses.rochester.edu/santora/americanhistory.htm.

A complete listing of Warner School events can be found at www.rochester.edu/warner/newsevents.

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