The 4th annual program is back for another amazing summer! It's a hands-on, minds-on learning experience unlike any other! This event is the premiere professional development program for K-12 teachers, college educators, librarians and media professionals.
JULY 24 - 29, 2016
Overview. This six-day institute focuses on how literacy is changing as a result of emerging media and technologies. We'll consider the implications of this cultural and technological shift for teaching and learning. Join us in exploring innovative approaches now being used by K-12 educators, librarians, and college and university faculty. You will learn how to conduct project-based inquiry using a variety of digital texts, tools and technologies, which will help create challenging and engaging learning opportunities for you and your students.
What's it All About? WATCH A SHORT VIDEO ABOUT THE SUMMER INSTITUTE HERE
Keynote Speaker: Chris Lehmann, Science Leadership Academy
Who Will Participate? The Summer Institute in Digital Literacy attracts a wide range of talented people, including K-12 educators, school and public librarians, college and university faculty, graduate students, researchers, ed tech entrepreneurs, media professionals, and media literacy and youth media leaders in the informal learning sector.
Location: URI CCE-Feinstein Campus, 80 Washington Street, Downtown Providence RI
Topics. Topics Include:
Format. It's a hands-on, minds-on learning experience, where you discover the power of digital literacy through intensive collaboration with a partner, creating lesson plans, units of instruction, and several different types of multimedia creative products.
Fees. Program Tuition: $750. Includes tuition, program materials, opening reception, lunch and daily refreshments. Earn 3 Graduate Credits (Optional): Complete additional assignments and earn three graduate credits for an additional $350 (or flat tuition fee of $1100).
GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN DIGITAL LITERACY. The SUMMER INSTITUTE IN DIGITAL LITERACY is part of a 12-credit graduate certificate program offered by Professors Hobbs & Coiro. Fall and Spring courses are taught fully online. The cost for enrolling in each Fall and Spring online course is $1,965.
You can become a recognized leader in digital literacy!
During the 2016 URI Summer Institute in Digital Literacy, we will:
Join us for a once-in-a-lifetime experience this summer in Providence!
75% of participants have rated the Summer Institute in Digital Literacy the BEST professional development program they have ever experienced in their entire career!
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