Participant's Guide to the
Colonial Williamsburg Teacher Institute
2014

 

Introduction
Before the Institute
During the Institute
After the Institute
FAQs
Contact Information





 

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I drive to the Institute?

Yes! To reach the Williamsburg Inn from Interstate 64, take exit 238 onto Route 143 East. Follow Route 143 to the second traffic light and bear right onto Route 132 (Henry Street). Continue on Henry Street through the Historic Area. At the third traffic light, turn left onto Francis Street. Continue on Francis Street, turning right at the third street. Follow the circle to the front drive where the valet will greet you.

Street Address: Williamsburg Inn, 136 East Francis Street, Williamsburg, VA 23185

You’ve listed two airports. Which one is the best?

What time should I arrive/depart?

How do you select roommates?

What happens if I don’t get along with my roommate?

May I have a private room?

I have a medical condition that requires special attention. Do I need to let you know in advance?

I have a disability. Will I be able to participate in the Institute?

Are the rooms air-conditioned?

Will I have a private bathroom? What about a hair dryer, a coffee maker, or an iron?

What about a refrigerator?

Are all of my meals really covered?

I’m on Weight Watchers/Atkins/have food allergies/am a vegetarian. What kinds of meals will be served?

What should I pack to wear? Where can I wash clothes?

Should I dress up for Orientation?

Will I have Internet access in my room?

I noticed there seems to be a lot of walking around outside. What happens when it rains?

Where and when will I be able to take pictures?

How much money should I bring?

May I bring my family?

I want professional development credit for my attendance. What do I need to do?

How do I receive college credit for participating in the Teacher Institute?

 

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