The 2013 Introductory Courage to Teach Retreat will be held at Santa Sabina Center located at 25 Magnolia Way, San Rafael, CA 94901. www.santasabinacenter.org
Download the Introductory Courage to Teach Retreat Fyler (.pdf)
July 23-25, 2013
The cost includes single occupancy lodging, meals, and materials.
The actual program cost is $600 per retreat. This reduced rate is made possible for k-12 educators by a generous grant from the Kalliopeia Foundation.
To register for the program, please download the registration form and follow instructions given: Introductory Courage to Teach Retreat Registration Form (pdf)
Two Continuing Education Units (CEU) are available for each retreat. Download the form.
Participants may check into their rooms beginning at 4:00 p.m. Tuesday afternoon. We begin our first session after dinner on Tuesday and conclude with lunch on Thursday. Upon registration and deposit, participants will receive a packet of information, including directions and preparatory materials.
Margaret Golden and Celeste Hoffpauir have been trained by the Center for Courage and Renewal www.couragerenewal.org. Their work is to create a trustworthy space—a circle of trust—within which participants explore their inner lives and vocational and life questions.
Margaret Golden, Ed.D directs the Courage to Teach® program at Dominican University of California. Her passions include educational equity and the study of social/emotional development and mindfulness in children and adults. Margaret lives with her partner, David, and their 4 children in Berkeley, California.
Celeste Hoffpauir, M.Ed. teaches Academic Leadership and Ethnic Studies at Leadership Public School, Hayward. Concerned by the teacher attrition rates all around her, she is committed to exploring professional and personal ways to sustain and revitalize the work of an urban educator. She lives in Oakland, California with her partner, Jay.
Margaret Golden, Ed.D.