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Kagan Summer Academy 2024

It's All About Engagement!

July 8-19 at the Hilton in the Walt Disney World® Resort, Florida

Registration Info


Hilton Logo

The official hotel for Kagan’s Summer Academy is the Hilton in the WALT DISNEY WORLD® Resort, Florida. Please call 800.782.4414 for all questions regarding pricing, availability, and reservations. Mention Kagan Professional Development to receive a discounted room rate of $184 single/double. Make reservations early as rooms fill quickly! Participants are responsible for their own hotel accommodations. For Summer Academy participants there is a 50% discount for self-parking at the Hilton.

Book Online

Cutoff date for discounted room is Friday, June 14, 2024

Food & Refreshments

Morning break coffee and tea will be available to all participants. Lunch will not be provided.

LetterLetter to Convince Administrator

Click here to download a letter to convince your administrator to send you to Kagan's Summer Academy. The letter is in Word format so you can easily customize it to fit your needs.

Administrators Free!

Exclusively for principals, vice principals, and approved district administrators.

  • Free!One FREE administrator with three paid participants.
  • Two FREE administrators with five or more paid participants.

Free administrator registration exclusively for principals, vice principals, and approved district administrators.

Confirmations and Cancellations

Kagan e-mails workshop confirmations. If you have not received an event confirmation at least two weeks prior to the event start date, please check the spam folder in your e-mail prior to contacting Kagan to confirm your registration. Cancellations must be submitted in writing at least 24 hours before the event start time, for a full refund, less a $25 processing fee. No refunds will be issued for no-shows. If an event is canceled, registrants will be reimbursed for registration fees only. We recommend you do not purchase airline tickets until you receive a confirmation and an “Admit One” ticket from Kagan.

Bonus Materials

Bonus materials offer terrific savings on products relating to each course. Save big with these optional packages! Bonus Materials will be sent to the participants’ home or school. Limit: one Bonus Materials per participant for each course. No returns or substitutions.

Car Rental

Avis is offering Summer Academy attendees a special discounted rate on car rentals. Please use Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number J995219 when reserving your car through Avis. Car rentals can be made by calling Avis directly at 800.331.1600 to receive the best possible car rental rates available, or online at www.avis.com.

Explore Disney

Make the most of your stay with visits to Magic Kingdom® Park, Epcot®, Disney’s Hollywood Studios®, Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park, Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon and Disney’s Blizzard Beach water parks, and the Disney Springs® Area for shopping, dining, and entertainment. Get Park Hopper® tickets for yourself and your family so you'll have the flexibility and freedom to participate in all the Disney magic. To order tickets by phone, please call 407.566.5600.

Product Displays

At the Summer Academy, Kagan Publishing puts on its biggest display of the year. Nowhere else will you get the opportunity to see such a large selection of Kagan books, SmartCards, software, manipulatives, posters, and teacher resources. Kagan’s longtime bestsellers, as well as brand new products, are all on display for you to browse, read, try out, and purchase. Selected items are offered at substantial discounts. Purchase orders are accepted so if you’re considering purchasing for your school and district, bring your signed purchase orders!

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Get Credit!

Graduate-level units for Kagan workshops are available through Fresno Pacific University.

  • 1 Unit – available for 1 or 2 day workshops $100
  • 2 Units – available for 3 or 4 day workshops $200
  • 3 Units – available for 5 day workshops $300
Get Credits

Click here to register for credit with FPU after registering for the workshop with Kagan.

Spirit Days

Show your spirit with us all week long!
Mondays: (none)
Tuesdays: School Spirit
Wednesdays: Sports Day
Thursdays: Disney Dress Up
Fridays: Tropical/Travel
Saturday: School Spirit
Sunday: Disney Dress Upl

Spin to Win!

Participate in our Spin to Win contest by completing your worksheet, spinning our Prize Wheel, and winning a prize! Complete enough items on your worksheet and you’ll be entered in the drawing for a $100 Kagan Gift Certificate!

Social Media Contests

Check Kagan’s Facebook page every day of Summer Academy for the daily contest! Winners are announced daily!

Publicity Photo Release

By registering for a Kagan event, you have acknowledged and agreed that you may be photographed for Kagan's publicity purposes. If you do not wish your image to be used, please contact Kagan at 800.266.7576.

🌟 Courses With Prerequisites 🌟

Download Application Form

How to Apply
For courses with required prerequisites, you must submit a completed application with your registration form, indicating fulfillment of the prerequisite or equivalent. If your qualifications don't meet the requirements, you will be given the option of changing courses.

Fax, mail, or email your completed registration form and prerequisite application form to Kagan Professional Development:

Kagan Professional Development
981 Calle Amanecer
San Clemente, CA 92673
Fax: 949.545.6334
Email: Registration@KaganOnline.com

Multiple Participants

To register multiple participants, please click here.


By registering for this workshop, you agree to comply with the terms of Kagan’s Copyright Policy: www.KaganOnline.com/copyright. You agree not to offer trainings on the copyrighted content of this workshop without Kagan’s permission or certification.