"If students are not learning the way you teach, you have to adjust and teach the way they learn."
Advanced Academics Teacher Boot Camp
Become a more effective Advanced Academics teacher! Choose any session or let us help you design your own!
Teacher Boot Camp Sessions
- Critical Thinking with R.A.W. Skills. Learn how to use image analysis, color marking, and reading, annotating and writing to boost critical thinking skills.
- Grades Ain't Nothing But a Number. Develop strategies that will help you reshape how you and your students think about growth and grades. Get social and emotional support for high-achieving Advanced Academics students and teachers.
- Socratic ConverSTATIONS. Find out how to use this critical thinking activity to facilitate more meaningful conversations. Help your students investigate, understand and connect ideas, issues, and perspectives reflected in a text, visual, song or current event.
- Technology & Resources in the Advanced Academics Classroom. Learn how to incorporate technology in your classroom and lessons without it being distracting or cumbersome.
- Successful Novel Studies. From planning and implementation to monitoring and grading, this session is for you if you want to design an effective novel study for your students.
- Mindful Meditation. Learn how to reduce stress, minimize anxiety, improve performance, boost your immune system and more with effective techniques that helps you manage your classroom, students and personal well-being.
Advanced Academics Study Sessions
- Let our highly specialized team of Student Achievement Coordinators come to you to develop sessions specialized to your students when you need that last minute push before exam time!
The Write Academy
- Learn strategies to effectively teach student how to write for high-stakes exams, academia or personal fulfillment.
- Prepare your students for the AP* and IB^^ exam essays.
- Get tips on better brainstorming, research techniques, how to show not tell, and more!
- Learn methodologies to help your students develop the stamina to write the college-level and Advanced Academics essays.
Advanced Academics Student Boot Camp
Learn to become a more successful Advanced Academics student!
- Attend our summer boot camp intensive to find out if Advanced Academics is for you! Over a four-day period, students participate in rigorous activities that give a hands-on approach to the Advanced Academics class!
- Topics cover critical thinking, reading, annotating, writing, time, organizational and stress management, collaborating with peers and more!