Diploma Teacher Training


 

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CAWS Tax ID: 94-3381716 (CAWS is a non-profit organization)
Dates: Saturday, June 25, 2011 to Tuesday, June 28, 2011
Location: Granlibakken Resort & Conference Center, Tahoe City
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Registration: Conference Fees:
Participant registers online with Granlibakken Resort. Click here for detailed registration directions
$795 before May 1, 2011
$820 after

Part of the fee for the workshop is paid to the International Baccalaureate Organization for professional development support provided by the organization to make these workshops possible.
All fees must be paid prior to arrival

Housing Fees:
Participant registers online with Granlibakken Resort
Includes 3 nights on resort property, all meals (including dinners), facility fees, parking, tax, service
Onsite rooms available on a first come, first served basis
Participants may also rent houses off site on their own
Housing fees in addition to conference fees

Participant registers online with Granlibakken Resort for both conference and lodging.
All fees must be paid prior to arrival
Contact: Jerry Chris
Email: drjchris@yahoo.com

Synopsis

IB Diploma Level 1 workshops are for teachers and schools new to the IB Programme. They are structured to provide a gerneral introduction to the Diploma Programme, to increase the ease of application and authorization, and to enable schools and teachers to be successful in the early years of implementation. Level 2 workshops are for teachers who have completed Level 1 training and who teach in authorized schools that have begun to implement the IB.

Level 1 Diploma

For schools and teachers new to IB
  • Language A: Literature in English (1)
  • Language B in Spanish
  • History Route 2 (Option Americas)
  • Mathematics SL
  • Mathematics HL
  • Physics
  • Music
  • Visual Arts
  • Coordination
  • Adminstrators
  • CAS
  • TOK

Level 2 Diploma

For experienced IB teachers
  • Language A: Literature in English (2)
  • History Route 2 (Americas)
  • Biology
  • Music

Hotel Reservation Guide

*** The Granlibakken Resort has no remaining rooms for these dates. Below is a list of alternate hotels for your stay. ***

  • Pepper Tree (530-583-6723) – About same cost as Granlibakken. One mile away near shops in Tahoe City. High rise with good views. Recently renovated.
  • America’s Best Value Inn (530-583-3766) – About same cost as Granlibakken. One mile away near shops in Tahoe City. Clean. Across from Lake.
  • Sunnyside (530-583-7200) – High end. Two miles south on west shore, away from Tahoe City. Good restaurant. Beach access.
  • Cottage Inn (530-581-4073) – Pricey. Cute, popular honeymoon location. Individual cottages next to Sunnyside. Beach access.
*** Remember that your “off grounds” fee of $360 (paid to Granlibakken with your registration) covers all meals, including incredible BBQ dinners. Many choices at all meals. The fee also covers happy hour each day. You also have access to the pool, tennis courts, etc. A free shuttle service will connect you with Granlibakken.

All above hotels have good websites with virtual tours.

Additional Information

Click here to download the front of the flyer.
Click here to download the back of the flyer.


To and from Reno airport shuttle arranged by participant with resort.
Car rental recommended.

Graduate Credit

Available online through Kent State University.
http://www.ehhs.kent.edu/IB


Daily Schedule

Saturday - 25th
4:30 - 6:30 pm Registration
7:00 - 8:00 Dinner
8:00 - 9:00 Plenary
Sunday - 26th
7:30 - 8:30 am Breakfast
8:30 - 12:00 pm Sessions
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch
1:00 – 3:30 Sessions
6:30 - 7:30 Dinner
Monday - 27th
7:30 - 8:30 am Breakfast
8:30 - 12:00 pm Sessions
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch
1:00 - 3:30 Sessions
6:30 - 7:30 Dinner
Tuesday - 28th
7:30 - 8:30 am Breakfast
8:30 - 12:00 pm Sessions
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch

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