Freedom Writers Teacher Institute
The Freedom Writers Teacher Institute will help you #BetheTeacher you want to see in the world.
The Teacher Institute is a 5-day intensive workshop in Long Beach, CA, led by renowned educator Erin Gruwell. While most professional development for educators emphasizes pedagogy or classroom management, Ms. G’s primary focus at the Institute is developing you, the educator, as an individual. You step into her classroom as a student, and leave better prepared to empower your own students.
- First-hand insights about Ms. G’s teaching methodology
- A full tool chest of activities, frameworks, and lesson plans
- A renewed sense of purpose in the classroom
- Exclusive access to the global Freedom Writer Teacher network
Apply today for an upcoming Institute!
Are you a superintendent?
You can sponsor a Freedom Writers Teacher Institute exclusively for teachers and staff in your school district. Here’s what two superintendents say about the Institute’s impact on their districts:
Not a teacher, but still want to be involved?
You can sponsor an individual teacher, in part or in full, to attend a Freedom Writers Teacher Institute. Your donation helps cover a teacher’s costs for the all-inclusive 5-day workshop in Long Beach, CA.