Event Phone: 608-687-3332
Advanced Permaculture Course in Teaching
September 2 – 8, 2014
Daily class times: 8:30am – 5:30pm; except day 1: class begins at 1:00pm on Sept 2
We are happy to welcome Jude Hobbs of Cascadia Permaculture and Andrew Millision of Permaculture Rising to Kinstone Academy of Applied Permaculture. They will teach this Advanced Permaculture Course in Teaching. The course is conveniently scheduled immediately following the North American Permaculture Convergence. Join us for this rare offering by Jude and Andrew here in the Midwest!
LOCATION: Kinstone Academy of Applied Permaculture in Fountain City, Wisconsin
INSTRUCTORS: Jude Hobbs, Andrew Millison and Guests
DESCRIPTION: In this dynamic and interactive course, you will learn significant teaching techniques to communicate Permaculture principles and strategies in a wide variety of settings. Our goal is to encourage and inspire your unique strengths and talents by demonstrating diverse teaching modalities such as lecture, facilitating class discussions, storytelling, utilizing visual aids and hands-on projects. In this setting of active learning, you will experience essential practice by preparing and co-teaching multiple presentations.
- Philosophy and Ethics of Instruction
- Teaching Systems, Principles and Patterns
- Adult Learning Styles & Cultural Diversity
- Curriculum and Lesson Plan Building
- Presentations and Facilitators Roles
- Utilizing Media and Activities
- Time Management
- Planning, Marketing, and Economics
- Teaching Venue Logistics
- Interns and Apprentices
- Evaluations and Feedback
- Tips from the Trade
- Keeping Up The Spirit
- Extensive Resources and More
- Peer review presentation critiques
Prerequisite: Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) or instructor’s approval.
COURSE FEE: Early bird: $875 After July 31: $925
The course fee includes course materials, camping & 3 deliciously local meals each day. Early Registration discount of $50 if registered and paid by July 31, 2014.
Limited local work trades available (contact Kinstone Academy for details)
TO REGISTER: Make payment below or call Kinstone Academy at 608-687-3332 for payment over the phone. Then, download and complete the REGISTRATION FORM and return it as directed on the form.
NOTE: No discounts other than the Early Bird Discount are offered for this course. Also, the full cost is due upon registration. No refunds after August 15, 2014
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)
September 2, 2014 - September 8, 2014
8:30 am - 5:30 pm