Summer Institute

The Summer Institute is a two-day event designed to provide participants with practical, research-based information centered on revealing the potential of under-resourced (and ALL!) learners. Three to Four keynote addresses and multiple specialized breakout sessions provide classroom strategies and best practices for under-resourced students. Learn how to reach every student, every day. Register now for 2018 Summer Institute.

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2018 Summer Institute and Post Conference Poverty Simulation

2017 Summer Institute

Hotels in Florence Area

Florence Area Hotels for Consideration:
Closest to FMU, but no shopping and only fast food:
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
2101 Florence Harllee Blvd
843-629-9779
FMU rate: $89 plus tax for standard K or $94 plus tax for 2 Q
includes continental breakfast

Located in downtown Florence
Hotel Florence
126 West Evans Street
843-629-0100
FMU rates: Queen – $99; King- $104, King Suite-$124 plus tax Restaurant availabl

Located in Florence (about 8 miles from FMU), but close to restaurants, mall, other shopping:
Comfort Suites of Florence
2120 W. Lucas Street
843-662-5295
FMU rate: $109.00 plus tax – includes full breakfast

Courtyard Marriott
2680 Hospitality Blvd
843-662-7066
FMU rate: $89 (2 Q) no complimentary breakfast – restaurant available

Hampton Inn and Suites
3000 W Radio Dr, Florence, SC 29501
(843) 629-9900
FMU rate: $112 plus tax, includes complimentary breakfast

Hilton Garden Inn
2671 Hospitality Blvd
843-432-3001
FMU rate: $109 plus tax, no complimentary breakfast – restaurant available

Holiday Inn Express
3440 W Radio Dr, Florence, SC 29501
(843) 432-1500
FMU rate: $99 plus tax (2 Q) includes complimentary breakfast

Home2Suites by Hilton
900 Woody Jones Blvd, Florence, SC 29501
(843) 664-9008
FMU rate: $99 (2 Q and pull out sofa or 1K and pull out sofa) includes complimentary breakfast

Spring Hill Suites by Marriott
2670 Hospitality Blvd
843-317-9050
FMU rate: $94 plus tax, includes deluxe continental breakfast – Room has 1 K or 2 double

BE SURE TO CONFIRM FMU RATE BEFORE BOOKING) Updated 3/16/18