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The Cal State Northridge Writing Project

"The research base is clear: inquiry oriented classrooms cultivate motivation and engagement, deeper conceptual and strategic understanding, higher-level thinking, productive habits of mind, and positive attitudes toward future learning."

--Jim Burke in What's the Big Idea?


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Cal State Northridge Writing Project
Kathleen D. Rowlands, Director
Michael D. Eisner College of Education
18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA 91330-8265

An Afternoon with Jim Burke: Teaching the Essentials

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What: A thoughtful, effective high school teacher and prolific author, Jim believes passionately in students' abilities to learn and do rigorous academic work. Join the Fellows of the 2014 Invitational Summer Institute as Jim shares stories from his classroom and research-based strategies that work with his students.

When: Tuesday, July 8, 2014 from 1:30-3:00.

Where: Noski Auditorium across from The Michael D. Eisner College of Education at California State University, Northridge, 18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge. Campus Map.

How Much: $20. WARNING! Space is VERY limited, so register early!

Download our FLYER here.