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Shared Inquiry Essentials Course
Shared Inquiry™ is a powerful method of learning through discussion that transforms both teachers and students. Shared Inquiry Essentials is offered in two formats: as a live course composed of two 5-hour sessions on consecutive days or as a blended course of one day (5 hours) of live instruction and 10 hours of web-based learning.
On-Site Professional Development
Schedule our expert instructors to visit your school and work with you in your classroomschoose from in-classroom coaching and advance courses in in-depth questioning skills, the reading-writing connection, assessing student progress and more.
Building Internal Capacity
Research shows that ongoing professional development is the best way for teachers to become highly skilled. Our Building Internal Capacity (BIC) program allows you to select from a variety of ongoing skill-building options. BIC includes a Virtual Coaching license which provides teachers with detailed feedback on how they're performing.
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Shared Inquiry Demo for Administrators
New to Great Books? Our Shared Inquiry demo will help you and your staff get the information you need for the best implementation.
Digital Professional Development
Our highly interactive, live webinars provide detail on a variety of topics, including the Close Reading Process, the Power of Student Questions, Reading Comprehension Strategies, Shared Inquiry Advanced Review, and custom instruction to address your needs.
Courses for Volunteers
If you volunteer in a classroom or enrichment setting, you'll work directly with students, and your own enthusiasm will foster their love of literature and learning.
Courses for Colleges & Discussion Groups
The Great Books Foundation offers courses in Shared Inquiry™ for book groups and colleges wanting to strengthen their discussions.