The Copenhaver Institute

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 Carol Radford  Gerry Brooks Kelsey Myers

MSCI 2022

REKINDLING THE SPARK: Creating a Community of Care for Educators and Students 

June 20 – 22, 2022

This year’s institute will be held in person on the Roanoke College campus.

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Toward the goal of creating a community of care, MSCI will focus on:

  • Uplifting the profession
  • Reflecting on our purpose
  • Fostering resilience
  • Protecting positive perspective
  • Nurturing collaboration among educators and students
  • Sustaining inclusive, adaptive schools that ensure all students thrive

The Margaret Sue Copenhaver Institute for Teaching and Learning provides quality professional development opportunities for PreK-12 teachers and administrators and for Roanoke College students. The Institute's emphases include:

  1. Consideration of cutting-edge perspectives relevant to the teaching profession;
  2. Determination of personal and practical ways to engage students as lifelong learners; and
  3. Examination of a variety of multimedia and instructional technology strategies and tools for enhancing students' growth as learners.

The Institute gives PreK-12 teachers the opportunity to develop and practice strategies for effective instruction in cooperation with the nation's leading educational scholars.