When planning your summers, note that courses are fairly sequential and that training may happen in as few as 2 summers and one school year, or over 3 summers with the practicum year taking place the summer after the Curriculum Development course is taken.

Sequence of Courses


Overview – This is an on-line course and can be completed at the adult learner’s convenience. It is recommended, though not required, that this course be completed before the first summer.

Summer 1 and/or 2:

Introduction to Curriculum

Erdkinder (summer 1 or 2)
Curriculum Development with Paideia Seminar (summer 1 or 2)

Practicum Year:

Fall and Winter Intensives
Year-long Project

Final Summer (2 or 3)

Pedagogy of Place
Structure and Organization

Practicum Year Schedule: 2018-2019

  • Site Visits to individual classrooms – TBD
  • Fall Intensive – Thursday, November 15, 2018 starting at 7:00 p.m. to Monday, November 19, 2018 ending at noon. (No flights out before 2:30 p.m.)
  • Winter Intensive – Thursday, February 7, 2019 starting at 7:00 p.m.through Monday, February 11, 2019 ending at noon. (No flights out before 2:30 p.m.)

Secondary I-II Program Schedule: 2019-2020  COMING SOON

Please contact for tentative dates and information.

All classes (with noted exceptions) are scheduled from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. Please click on a course or event listing below for more detailed information.

Summer 1 Classes = Course listing sidebars are blue.

Summer 2 Classes = Course listing sidebars are orange.

Events for ALL Adult Learners = Event listing sidebars are black.

june 2018

24jun - 29jun 242:00 pmjun 29Pedagogy of Place
24jun3:00 pm- 7:00 pmOrientation
25jun - 29jun 258:00 amjun 29Philosophy

july 2018

2jul - 12jul 28:00 amjul 12Structure & Organization
2jul - 6jul 28:00 amjul 6Introduction to Curriculum
8jul - 12jul 83:00 pmjul 12Erdkinder
16jul - 27jul 168:00 amjul 27Curriculum Development