Program Dates: December 15th and 22nd, 2020 and January 12th, 2021
Penn GSE Virtual Institutes bring Penn's faculty and resources to teachers, educators and leaders across the globe. In these innovative professional learning modules, participants engage in real-time, online group sessions as well as reflect and learn at their own pace in asynchronous sessions. Institutes typically span three consecutive half days, allowing participants to accelerate their learning while continuing to fulfill their professional obligations.
Participants who successfully complete this Virtual Institute will receive a Penn GSE Certificate of Participation.
Flux Pedagogy: Transformative Leadership in Times of Inequity equips leaders with the framework and skills to foster an equitable, responsive, and trauma-informed learning environment.
Developed to support educational leaders, this Institute uses Dr. Sharon Ravitch's Flux Pedagogy Framework to explore the dimensions of leadership one should consider during this time. Dimensions covered in the Flux Pedagogy Framework include:
Through active group discussions and individualized assignments, participants will engage in hands-on, solution-focused, collaborative and person-centered learning. This Institute is a space for leaders to explore and practice transformation in a safe environment with peers. Participants will leave this Institute equipped with practical strategies and tangible resources to develop and foster a more equity- and inquiry-based educational environment.
Participants will walk away with a framework and skills to:
Leaders in the following environments:
Professor of Practice, Teaching, Learning, and Leadership
Principal Investigator, Semillas Digitales Initiative
Co-Founder, Penn's Inter-American Educational Leadership NetworkPenn Graduate School of Education
3 days (pre-scheduled, non-consecutive)
Asynchronous pre-session work per day: 2 hours
Standard rate: $600
Early bird rate: $450.00*
Group rate: $450.00 per person**
*Early bird rate available until 12/08/2020
**Group rate available for 4+ from the same organization. Contact ProfessionalLearning@gse.upenn.edu for more information.
Penn GSE Certificate of Participation
If you have to cancel your registration prior to the program's start date, you will receive a fee credit, valid for one year, for a future Penn GSE Virtual Institute. If Penn GSE must cancel your registration, we will refund your payment in full, or you may request a fee credit as above.