Diploma Teacher Training


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CAWS Tax ID: 94-3381716 (CAWS is a non-profit organization)
Dates: Saturday, June 23, 2012 to Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Location: Granlibakken Resort & Conference Center, Tahoe City
Click here for Map and Driving Directions.
Registration: Conference Fees:
Participant registers online with Granlibakken Resort.
$820 before June 1, 2012
$845 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 Category 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. Category 2 workshops are for teachers who have completed Category 1 training and who teach in authorized schools that have begun to implement the IB.

Category 1 Diploma

For schools and teachers new to IB
  • Language A: Literature in English (1)
  • History Route 2 Americas
  • Biology
  • Mathematical Studies
  • Mathematics HL
  • Music
  • Visual Arts
  • TOK
  • CAS
  • Coordination
  • Adminstrators

Category 2 Diploma

For experienced IB teachers
  • Language A: Language and Literature in English
  • Language B in Spanish
  • History Route 2 Americas
  • Mathematical Studies
  • Mathematics HL
  • Music

Hotel Reservation Guide

Recommended Hotels near Granlibakken Resort:

  • 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.


Granlibakken Resort and Conference Center
725 Granlibakken Rd. Tahoe City, CA 96145
Reservations: 800.543.3221
Fax: 530.583.7641
Website: www.granlibakken.com
Group Code: CAWSDP12
Password: CAWSDP12

Please make hotel reservations directly with the hotel.

Granlibakken Registration Directions:

  • Click “Reservations” at top right
  • Click “Conference Participant.”
  • The ID and Password are both the same: CAWSDP12
  • Click “Registration Form.”

Registration Notes:

  • Payment for both the resort and the conference go directly to Granlibakken (see end of registration form)
  • The resort fee includes all meals – including dinner and happy hour each day
  • I suggest that if you have more than one participant from your school, that you rent a car at the Reno Airport. The beauty of Lake Tahoe is spectacular and you will want to do some touring

Onsite rooms available on a first come, first served basis.
Participants may also rent houses off site on their own.

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 - 23rd
4:30 - 6:30 pm Registration
7:00 - 8:00 Dinner
8:00 - 9:00 Plenary
Sunday - 24th
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 - 25th
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 - 26th
7:30 - 8:30 am Breakfast
8:30 - 12:00 pm Sessions
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch

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