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Have fun with other teachers, gain insight, and earn graduate credits!
As Close Up guides and supervises students in their trip of a lifetime, educators have the option to take part in a program of their own: our innovative Close Up Teacher Program which runs parallel to the student experience. By participating, teachers gain a nationwide network of fellow educators, new teaching tools and strategies, and eligibility for graduate credits or continuing education units.
Led by our seasoned team of teacher program specialists, the Close Up Teacher Program is a fascinating experience for DC veterans and first-timers alike. The cornerstones of the program include:
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I plan to introduce Close Up’s professional development to the teachers I work with…
and use this as a part of my school’s requirement that students take action on issues of local, national, and international importance.
Close Up brought me CLOSER to politics…
the entire notion no longer seemed obscure. I became very involved in politics on the local and national level.
I learned that there’s a huge network of people with the same goals and drive as me…
and that our collaboration really could make a difference. It gave me hope for the future of our communities and our nation!
I’m truly blown away by what Close Up’s been able to accomplish in the last two weeks during IMPACT 2020…
The material seems very high level, and my daughter’s been very motivated to participate every day. I wanted to be sure to commend the staff on providing such a great experience!