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Course Information and Schedule

Education USA academy

 

 

 

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Regarding UTK’s 2020 Education Academy and the coronavirus:

Due to effects of the novel coronavirus, the University is unable to host its EducationUSA Aacademy for summer 2020. We look forward to holding the program in 2021.

Please contact eli@utk.edu if you have questions about the EducationUSA Academy at the University of Tennessee for 2021.

Typical EducationUSA Academy Daily Schedule

Breakfast

9–9:50 a.m. College Prep/Academic Skills: Reading

10–10:50 a.m. College Prep/Academic Skills: Writing

11–11:50 a.m. College Prep/Academic Skills: Speaking & Listening

Lunch

1:30–3 p.m. Business and Entrepreneurship OR College Preparation Coaching

4–6 p.m. Campus or Community Recreation

Dinner

Evening Recreation

 

Weekly Schedule

The following schedule is tentative and subject to change. 


Date  Class Schedule General Schedule of Events (Including Cultural Activities)
Mon. Students arrive in Knoxville
Tues. Welcome activities and orientation
Tour: Part 1
Welcome Dinner
Wed. Language Classes First day of class
Tour: Part 2
Thur. Language Classes
Business Seminar
Meet conversation partners (local high school students)
Fri. Language Classes Hiking at Ijams Nature Center
Sat. Shopping at West Town Mall
Sun. Tennessee Smokies baseball game


Date Class Schedule General Schedule of Events (Including Cultural Activities)
Mon. Language Classes Museum of Appalachia
Tues. Language Classes
Business Seminar
Concert & Ice Cream in Market Square
Wed. Language Classes Paddling at Ijams Nature Center
Thur. Language Classes
Business Seminar
Knoxville Museum of Art
Fri. Language Classes Homestay with local family begins
Sat. Homestay with local family ends
Sun. Dollywood (amusement park)

Date Class Schedule General Schedule of Events (Including Cultural Activities)
Mon. Language Classes Tour of McClung Museum
Language Classes
Business Seminar
Picnic dinner at Concord Park
Tues. Language Classes Students’ Choice of Activities
Wed. Language Classes
Business Seminar
Tour of Neyland Stadium
Thur. Capstone Project
Presentations
Farewell Dinner
Fri. Students depart Knoxville