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2014 SPARK Institutes in San Diego


June 26, 2014: Elementary Focused

June 27, 2014: Secondary Focused

Instructors may attend one or both days. This Institute is NOT for university students— it is for their teachers.


The Dana on Mission Bay

1710 West Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109

Images from the Dana



Registration Includes:
  • A fantastic day or two with SPARK's top presenters and program authors
  • Delicious lunch and refreshments each day
  • Complete handout packet and supplementary materials
  • Institute t-shirt and great raffle prizes
  • Planned evening social (no-host)
  • Eligible for one unit of Graduate-level credit from San Diego State University
  • SPARK Certification Award (upon completion of program)
  • Free lifetime follow-up support from SPARK
  • Free SPARK monthly eNewsletter
  • 10% off Sportime equipment**Discount good for one equipment order placed with SPARK

Space is limited to the first 40 registrants!


$275 early / $299 regular

(1-day option: $175 early bird / $199 regular)

**Register early and save money!**

The Early Registration deadline is April 21st, 2014. All registrations postmarked or faxed after April 21st, 2014 will be charged full price ($399). Payment must be received with registration.

Registration closes May 23rd, 2014. Call after this date to see if spots are still available. Space is limited to the first 40 registrants.


Fill out the registration form at the bottom of the page to register. Once you click “Continue”, you will be given further instructions for submitting payment and completing your registration. Or for more information, please contact SPARK at 800-772-7573 or

Hotel Information:

SECURE YOUR HOTEL ROOM EARLY FOR DISCOUNT RATES! Summer rates in San Diego are high and book up quickly.

Group rate: $149.00

Deadline to receive group rate: May 26, 2014

Individuals must identify themselves as part of SPARK at the time of making reservations in order to be eligible for the special group rate.  Please call (800)445-3339 or (619)222-6440 to make reservations.  To book online, please click HERE


  • Completing both Institute days earns the title “SPARK Certified Instructor”, which is different than a "SPARK Certified Trainer". A Trainer is licensed to conduct SPARK workshops for colleagues in their school, district or community. If you ARE interested in becoming a SPARK Certified Trainer, contact SPARK for more information.
  • To ensure the rights and privacy of our attendees, no photography or videotaping is allowed during SPARK Institute sessions.
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