Alcuin Retreat

Theme

Reassessing Assessment: Moving Beyond Modern Grading in Classical Education

Dates

October 26-28, 2017

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Speakers

Brian Williams, Bill Ct Cyr, Kevin Clark and David Diener

Location

The King’s College, 56 Broadway, New York, NY 10004

Lodging

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New York City – Financial District, 8 Stone Street, New York, NY 10004. Click here to make your hotel reservations and receive their discounted rate starting at $239 per night.

Who

Limited to 35 educators interested in discussing ways of transforming and aligning assessment practices with the classical tradition, particularly the tradition of virtue cultivation.

Reading

The Four Cardinal Virtues by Josef Pieper

Cost

$500 (SCL Members), $550 (Non Members)

Things to Do:

  • 9/11 Memorial

  • Statue of Liberty

  • Ellis Island

  • Brooklyn Bridge

  • Staten Island Ferry

  • Wall Street

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art

  • Empire State Building

  • Battery Park

 

  • One World Trade Center

  • United Nations Plaza

  • Times Square

  • Central Park

  • Grand Central Station

  • The Guggenheim

  • Broadway Musicals

  • St. Patrick’s Cathedral

  • Chrysler Building

Special Thanks to…

Rim Hinckley, an SCL board member and Head of School at Geneva School of Manhattan for being our host this year, and Dr. Thornbury, for allowing SCL to hold this event at such a great venue.