Shared Inquiry Essentials Training

This course prepares you to begin using the Great Books Foundation’s Shared Inquiry™ method of learning through reading and discussion with students at any grade level. You will:

  • Learn questioning strategies that keep discussions lively and focused
  • Discover techniques that improve students’ reading, critical thinking, writing, and oral communication skills
  • Practice writing interpretive questions and using follow-up questions to involve students of all ages and proficiency levels
  • Support student learning and meet state and district standards with Junior Great Books® interpretive activities

The course provides an in-depth exploration of key activities and strategies and a choice of grade-level paths. This online module is entirely self-paced and takes about four hours to complete. Those who complete the three-day webinar and the online modules will be eligible for a certificate of completion. Continuing education credit may also be available, subject to the approval of the governing institution.

A digital badge and certificate of completion will be awarded once the 10 hours in any of the formats are completed.

Course Details

Grades K–12