This one day course will equip World History teachers with the necessary tools to prepare their students for the implementation of more rigorous course standards. Participants will work collaboratively to build globally focused World History curriculum that can be implemented within the time constraints of an academic year.Who should attend: World History teachersWhen and where: February 23, 2013, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., Rice University campus Tuition: $140 by January 11, 2013 ($165 After January 11, 2013). Tuition includes materials, parking and lunch.Course led by: Barbara Ozuna
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Acknowledgment of enrollment: Once your completed enrollment is received, you will either be enrolled in the conference or placed on a waiting list if the conference has filled. In either case, you will receive written notification from Rice at your home address within 15 days of receipt of your registration. Please contact our office, 713-348-6031, if you do not receive notification from us. You may need to check with your school or district administrative office to ensure the registration was sent.Conference cancellation policy: Events such as insufficient enrollment, instructor illness, room conflicts or inclement weather may require a schedule adjustment or cancellation. We will notify registrants of any change in the published information.Refunds: Full refunds for the event tuition will be issued for cancellations received via email or fax by January 11, 2013. No refunds will be issued after January 11, 2013. Checks submitted to Rice University for payment may be converted into an electronic funds transfer from your account. There is a $30 charge for all checks returned for insufficient funds.Special needs: Please notify us of any accommodations you require so that arrangements can be made to assist you (call 713-348-6031 or email email@example.com). A two-week notice is appreciated. For information on Rice's Disability Support Services office, visit dss.rice.edu.For out of town participants: Click here to download a list of area hotels.Airport transportation: Transportation to and from the airport can be arranged through Super Shuttle www.supershuttle.com or (800) BLUE-VAN (258-3826). Prices range from $19 one-way from Hobby Airport to $24 one-way from Bush Intercontinental Airport. Taxi transportation may be arranged starting at $27 from Hobby Airport and $51 from Bush Intercontinental Airport. Additional information can be found at www.fly2houston.com.FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact the Susanne M. Glasscock School of Continuing Studies: Telephone: 713-348-6031 Fax: 713-348-3123 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: collegeready.rice.edu