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Educators' Workshop Program

 

Marine Corps Recruiting Command's Educators' Workshop Program

The Educators' Workshop program provides selected educators, coaches, directors and influential community members with an experiential opportunity to see how the Marine Corps transforms young men and women into Marines. It also provides attendees with current information regarding Marine Corps training practices, military job skills, service opportunities, military lifestyle, and educational benefits available to Marines. The program is designed to demystify recruit and officer candidate training, foster stronger relationships among recruiting personnel and the communities they serve, and increase advocacy among influencers who help shape decisions of young men and women.

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There are different kinds of educators' workshops hosted annually. Educators' from priority colleges and universities have options to attend the Educators' and/or Coaches' workshops hosted at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia. Educators from high schools may attend an Educators' Workshops hosted at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, California or Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina. For more on the Recruit Depot workshops, please scroll to the bottom of this page. 

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Marine Corps Recruit Depot Educators' Workshops

These week-long workshops provide selected high school educators and key influencers with the opportunity to gain firsthand knowledge about how prospects are recruited, trained, and transformed into Marines at the recruit depots. Participants are exposed to various facets of the Marine Corps through the lens of recruit training and active duty Marines at either MCRD Parris Island, South Carolina, or MCRD San Diego, California. Attendees will also have a chance to speak face to face with recruits and drill instructors and participate in a variety of interactive exercises.

*If you live east of the Mississippi River, please visit the link for MCRD Parris Island Educators' Workshop. If you live west of the Mississippi River, please visit the link for MCRD San Diego Educators' Workshop.*


 please submit your completed application for future workshops.
Marine Corps bASE QUANTICO Educators' Workshop

Educators' Workshop provides educators from priority colleges and universities an opportunity to learn how Marine officers are recruited, trained and developed into leaders from a pool of highly qualified college students.

Marine Corps Base quantico Coaches' Workshop

The Coaches' Workshop provides coaches and athletic directors, from priority colleges and universities, an opportunity to learn how Marine officers are recruited, trained, and developed into leaders from a pool of highly qualified college students.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To apply to any of the workshops, please fill out this application and send it to community@marines.usmc.mil or to your local recruiting station.

Marine Corps Recruiting Command hosts the following two workshops annually at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia:

Annually, educators and key influencers from colleges and universities across the United States gather for five days to attend Marine Corps Recruiting Command’s Educators' Workshops at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia. During the workshop, participants visit Officer Candidates School and The Basic School to discover the leadership traits and career opportunities the Marine Corps offers, specifically for officer commissioning programs. The workshop provides an inside look at the Marine officer lifestyle and exhibits the types of training Marine officer prospects undergo to escalate physical, moral, and intellectual capabilities in order to benefit Marines in any clime and place.

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To apply to any of the workshops, please fill out this application and send it to community@marines.usmc.mil or to your local recruiting station.
 

 

FY23 Educators' Workshop DATES

MCD
MCRD
RS
From
To
Attend
6 MCD MCRDPI Atlanta / Ft Lauderdale  10-Jan-23 13-Jan-23 60
6 MCD​ MCRDPI Charlotte / Tampa 31-Jan-23 03-Feb-23 60
1 MCD MCRDPI Harrisburg / Springfield 7-Feb-23 10-Feb-23 60
4 MCD​ MCRDPI Frederick / Richmond 21-Feb-23 24-Feb-23 60
4 MCD MCRDPI Lansing / Nashville  28-Feb-23 3-Mar-23 60
1 MCD MCRDPI Albany / New Jersey  7-Mar-23 10-Mar-23 60
4 MCD MCRDPI Cleveland / Columbus  14-Mar-23 17-Mar-23 60
9 MCD MCRDSD CHI/MIL/TWC/IND 6-Mar-23 10-Mar-23 60
8 MCD MCRDSD SLC/DEN/ABQ/PHX 28-Mar-23 31-Mar-23 60
1 MCD​ MCRDPI Pittsburgh / Boston 4-Apr-23 7-Apr-23 60
12 MCD MCRDSD SDO/SAC/RVS/ORG 3-Apr-23 7-Apr-23 60
4 MCD MCRDPI Louisville / Raleigh 18-Apr-23 21-Apr-23 60
1 MCD MCRDPI New York / Baltimore  25-Apr-23 28-Apr-23 60
9 MCD MCRDSD OKC/CHI/KAN/DSM 17-Apr-23 21-Apr-23 60
8 MCD MCRDSD DAL/FTW/SAT/HOU 1-May-23 5-May-23 60
MCRC MCBQ National / Coaches 9-May-23 13-May-23 45
12 MCD MCRDSD SFO/SEA/LAX/PRT 15-May-23 19-May-23 60
6 MCD​ MCRDPI Jacksonville / Montgomery 30-May-23 02-Jun-23 60
9 MCD MCRDSD IND/STL/OKC/DSM 5-Jun-23 9-Jun-23 60
MCRC MCBQ National / Educators 6-June-23 10-June-23 45
6 MCD MCRDPI Columbia / Baton Rouge 6-Jun-23 09-Jun-23 60
8 MCD MCRDSD FTW/DAL/ABQ/DEN 12-Jun-23 16-Jun-23 60
12 MCD MCRDSD SDO/SEA/LAX/PRT 26-Jun-23 30-Jun-23 60
9 MCD MCRDSD STL/TWC/MIL/KAN 10-Jul-23 14-Jul-23 60
8 MCD MCRDSD SLC/PHX/SAT/HOU 17-Jul-23 21-Jul-23 60
12 MCD MCRDSD LAX/ORG/RVS/SDO 24-Jul-23 28-Jul-23 60

 

*If you live east of the Mississippi River, please visit the link for MCRD Parris Island Educators' Workshop. If you live west of the Mississippi River, please visit the link for MCRD San Diego Educators' Workshop.*

  MCRD Parris Island Educators' Workshop

  MCRD San Diego Educators' Workshop

 
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