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FMU Center of Excellence Summer Institute 2016

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016 - 8:00am to Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 - 4:00pm

The Francis Marion University Center of Excellence Summer Institute 2016 is a two-day event designed to provide participants with practical, research-based information focusing on the needs and abilities of children of poverty. The event will feature four keynote addresses and over 40 breakout sessions focusing on classroom strategies and best practices for under-resourced students. Featured speakers include:

  • Baruti Kafele, Every Child Deserves a Rock Star Teacher
  • Jo Ann Burroughs, Johnathan
  • Carol Ann Tomlinson, Invitations to Learn: Creating Classrooms that Support Learning
  • Gerry Brooks, Spreading Humor Through the World of Education

Click here to learn more and to register.