Study Group Details

Limited to 15 participants.

Six 90-minute sessions - instruction, writing practice, and group discussion - for all levels.

Take time to reflect on teaching practice and supporting children's lively minds. Practice writing Learning Stories with the guidance of an expert. This group includes writing, discussion and continuing conversation in a private community.

What's Included

  • Course structure

    Six sessions, all 90 minutes. Some sessions include short writing assignments. You will need a copy of the book.

  • Meet Like Minds

    Be part of a small, but like-minded community. Continue the conversation after sessions. This includes access to Julia who can help you with your Learning Stories.

  • Certificate & Materials

    A completion certificate will be available at the end of the course. And course materials related to Learning Stories will also be provided.

Director, Educa Learning Story Academy Julia Koumbassa

Julia Koumbassa joins Educa after eight years as Center Director at University of Michigan. All told, Julia has been working in the field of Early Childhood Education for almost 25 years - as a leader, teacher, trainer and parent educator.

Julia has a passion for bringing new understandings and perspectives to the work and finds joy in helping educators grow and thrive.

More recently, Julia has developed a keen interest in Learning Stories. She has visited Aotearoa New Zealand twice.