New 2020 Summer Learning Programs!
One-on-one Spanish Lessons: Students can participate in non-credit, personalized, one-on-one Spanish sessions with a Guatemalan teacher via Zoom. Sessions are 1 hour long and students can sign up for as many as they want throughout the summer. Classes will cost $25 for an hour long session. Lessons are offered Monday – Friday from 10AM – 6PM (PST) from July 1, 2020 – August 28, 2020.
Mindful Travel: A Weekly Book Discussion Group: Students will read the book Beyond Guilt Trips: Mindful Travel in an Unequal World, by Dr. Anu Taranath and engage in weekly discussions over the course of the 6 week program. Dr. Anu Taranath herself will join us on the final session of the program for a discussion and Q&A session. The program will cost $150 for the full 6-week program, which includes a paperback copy of the book.The Book Discussion Group will meet from 4PM – 5:30PM (PST) on Wednesday evenings, beginning July 8, 2020 and ending August 12, 2020. This opportunity is open to current or incoming high school students only. Start date will be delayed to July 15th if we do not have a minimum number of participants joined by July 8th
Registration for these programs is open and on a first-come-first served basis, with priority given to current 8-12 grade students. The Seattle Public School District (SPSD) is offering a limited number of scholarships for SPSD students from low-income households. SPSD will provide 1-on-1 Spanish lesson scholarships for 1hr a week for up to 5 weeks per student. They will also provide up to 7 full scholarships for the Weekly Book Discussion Group. Scholarships will be first come first serve.Summer Learning Programs Registration