School of Education

M.Ed. Hosted Summer Camps

Elon University’s Masters of Education candidates complete a graduate internship as the final component of their study. The summer camps provide the setting for these internships. All graduate candidates are licensed teachers and the camps (and graduate candidates) are supervised by Elon faculty.

FLEX Program: A Formative Learning Experience

PURPOSE OF PROGRAM

To provide a summer learning opportunity for academically gifted students that allows them to investigate a topic of interest, make new friends, and challenge themselves intellectually under the supervision and guidance of Elon University M.Ed. candidates in the field of Gifted Education.  Students will be encouraged to explore their own unique skills and abilities through experiences designed to reinvigorate their enthusiasm for learning.

GOALS OF THE PROGRAM

  • To allow students to explore interests, skills, and aptitudes
  • To provide students with intellectual challenges
  • To provide opportunities for students to develop their social skills
  • To provide parents and regular educators personalized information about how to best challenge and motivate individual learners

STUDENT ELIGIBILITY

The FLEX Program is designed as enrichment for academically gifted students currently enrolled in the Alamance-Burlington Schools. Participants are rising 3rd – 8th graders. Space is limited.

2017 PROGRAM INFORMATION

Date/Time:
July 17 - 26, 2017
8:00 a.m. - Noon
Monday thru Friday only

Location: Koury Business Center

Fee: $55 per student

Applications are being accepted March 15th - April 15th. 
Each applicant will be AIG verified prior to acceptance.
Decision letters will be mailed May 1st. 

REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.
 

SLEA Program: Summer Learning & Enrichment Academy

PURPOSE

To provide a program for students in Exceptional Children’s programs that will help them develop and maintain the academic and behavioral skills needed to experience success in their learning. Students will be encouraged to find their strengths and interests and use them to increase academic achievement.

GOALS OF THE PROGRAM

  • To help students understand their needs and strengths with regard to learning.
  • To provide strategies and differentiated methods of instruction that will allow students to experience success in learning.

STUDENT ELIGIBILITY

The Summer Learning and Enrichment Academy is designed for students in grades K-8 who are currently enrolled in an Exceptional Children’s Program in the Alamance-Burlington Schools. Space is limited.

2017 PROGRAM INFORMATION

Date/Time:
July 12 - 28, 2017
8:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Monday thru Friday only

Location: Mooney Building

Fee: $40 per student

Applications are being accepted through May 15th.
Each applicant will be EC verified prior to acceptance.
Decision letters will be mailed June 1st.

APPLY NOW:  2017 SLEA Application