Pogil - Process Oriented Guided Inquiry Learning

  • Overview

    • Title
      2017 POGIL Facilitator Training Workshop
    • Type
      Workshop
    • When
      Sat 01/14/17 8:30 AM –
      Mon 01/16/17 12:00 PM
    • Description
      The POGIL Facilitator Training workshop is a 3-day POGIL professional development workshop with a focus on workshop facilitation.

      The workshop will take place at both The Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott and The SpringHill Suites by Marriott, which are two adjoining sister hotels in the downtown/Alamo Plaza area of San Antonio, Texas. The workshop will begin on Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. and end at Noon on Monday, January 16, 2017. Participants should plan to arrive on Friday, January 13, 2017 for registration and check-in. Sleeping rooms have been reserved at The Fairfield Inn & Suites hotel and the meeting room location has been reserved at the SpringHill Suites hotel, which are adjoined via a corridor.

      The workshop is designed for those who attended the 2013 2014, 2015 or 2016 POGIL Regional workshops or those who have previous POGIL workshop experience and who are interested in becoming a skilled workshop facilitator.

      The workshop will provide training in student-centered teaching techniques as well as effective POGIL workshop facilitation. Participants will be prepared and encouraged to run a 1/2 day inquiry-based learning workshop on their home campuses at the conclusion of this 3-day workshop.

      The registration fee is $775. This fee includes registration, materials, a private, non-smoking room for the nights of January 13th, 14th & 15th (checking out of the 16th), 3 breakfasts and 3 lunches. A limited number of scholarships are available for those who do not have access to professional development funds. Space is limited to 20 attendees.

      Please note: Parking fees, transportation and dinners are not included in the workshop registration fee.

      To apply to this workshop, applicants will need to complete the Facilitator Training Workshop Application that can be found at the following link:

      https://pogil.org/news/facilitator-training-workshop-application

      Please return this completed application via email to Ellen Harpel at eharpel@pogil.org or fax it to (717) 358-4640 no later than November 1, 2016. The POGIL Project will inform applicants of their status no later than November 11, 2016.
  • General

  • Registration

    • Payment Required
      No
    • Payment Amount
      $0.00
    • Private
      Yes
  • Housing

    • Housing Provided
      Yes
    • Building Name
      The Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott San Antonio Downtown/Alamo Plaza
    • Address
      422 Bonham, San Antonio, TX 78205
    • Details

      You will be staying in a private, non-smoking room for the nights of January 13, 14 and 15th (checking out on the 16th).

    • Check-In Info

      Check in will take place on Friday, January 13, 2017 after 4:00 p.m. at The Fairfield Inn & Suites.

      Check out by 12:00 p.m. on Monday, January 16, 2017.

    • Housing Parking Info

      Hotel valet parking is available at an additional cost of $15 per day. This is a special discounted rate.

  • Meeting Room

    • Street Address
      San Antonio DowntownAlamo Plaza, 411 Bowie St., San Antonio, TX 78205
    • Building Name
      SpringHill Suites by Marriott
    • Room Name
      Crown A
    • Space Details

      The workshop will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 14, 2017 and end approximately at Noon on Monday, January 16, 2017.

    • Parking Info

      Hotel valet parking is available for an additional charge of $15 per day. This is a special discounted rate.