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Education Department Colloquium

The Power of Positivity: Shining Bright in K-12 Education


Join the Prescott College Education faculty and students for this exciting professional development experience. Participants will have opportunities to attend presentations by Prescott College faculty, students, and distinguished guests from the field of education, participating in skill-building workshops. Expect to be engaged, challenged, inspired, and ready to return to your schools, districts, classrooms, and organizations rejuvenated! 

We trust that the information will be helpful in your planning. See you there! 

Winter 2024

Friday, January 26th 8am – 4pm
Saturday, January 27th 9am – 2pm (10 PDU)

Location: The Department (downtown Phoenix)
1 North 1st Street Phoenix, AZ 85004

Thursday, January 25th, 2024
Pre- Colloquium Events

 Areas of Professional Development: 

  • Trauma Informed Practices
  • Managing Learning Communities
  • Cultures of Thinking Protocols
  • Experiential Learning and Design
  • Outdoor and Environmental Education
  • Building Community Partnerships
  • Dispositions for Learning

Education Department Colloquium Highlights 

The Power of Positivity: Shining Bright in K-12 Education 

Getting There

ARRIVE: The venue is the Department Building located at 1 N 1st St. in the heart of Downtown Phoenix, in Sunny Arizona.

Here’s how you get there: 

Staying There

There are so many options for lodging for every style and budget in the heart of Downtown Phoenix.

Here are a few options closest to our venue:

There are also many Air BnB listings that have condos, rooms and homes available between 30-100 dollars per day within driving distance.

Eating There

Continental Breakfast, Snacks, Water (still and sparkling), Coffee, Soda and Tea will be available daily to all colloquium attendees. 

Hors d’oeuvres will be served at the Thursday evening mixer 

Happy Hour nosh will be provided on Friday after the day’s events. 

Lunch will be your opportunity to experience the culinary magic that downtown phoenix has to offer!

Here are some recommendations located closest to our venue: 

Start Your Journey

We provide an education that spans areas of study and brings together knowledge from various fields.