Programs : Brochure
- Locations: Lima, Peru
- Program Terms: Summer
- Dates / Deadlines
This course offers a study tour trip to Lima, Peru and helps students to focus their learning within a dialogue framework with South American and U.S. Educators focused on the philosophies of Reggio Emilia through a network of diverse schools, La Casa Amarilla. Students visit many schools, work in the classrooms, attend workshops, engage in pedagogical encounters through daily dialogue with parents, teachers, and other educators developing different points of views with teachers and children with contrasting identities.
As a community of learners, we will explore together what it means to be deep thinkers in our practice. From Programa Transforma---in the hillside communities of Lima---to the schools in the city center, this study tour will work along side the teachers, children, and parents of the explore learner centered education with children, 3 years though elementary school years. With over 40 hours of contact in the schools, through PSU classes and on site workshops, we exploring children's learning through interactions with intentional environments along side educators from Central and South America. All professional development will be provided in English.
View the La Casa Amarilla Video to learn more.
|Education Abroad Advisor||Alyse Collins|
|Get Started||Attend an Ed Abroad 101 Session|
|Faculty Leader||Ingrid Anderson, Ed.D., Graduate School of Education|
|Travel Dates||September 7-15, 2018|
|Areas of Study||All majors welcomed. The course is especially applicable to the following fields of study:
|Language of Instruction||English|
|Host Country Language||Spanish|
|Class Standing Eligibility||
|Minimum GPA Requirements||Undergrad: 2.75
|Prerequisites||Coursework/experience in Early Childhood Education preferred, but not required.|
|Tuition and Fees||Estimated Additional Costs||Total Estimated Costs|
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Please note, all students enrolling for PSU credit are charged an additional PSU Rec Center Fee. For a current listing, please refer to PSU Fees. A non-refundable $50 application fee is required for all applications.
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Summer||2018||06/01/2018 **||Rolling Admission||09/07/2018||09/15/2018|
** Application materials may be reviewed prior to the program's application deadline. (Please note: if all of your boxes are checked-off, your application is complete.) In most cases, for applicants applying to programs led by PSU faculty, interviews and final selection will take place after the program deadline.