Professional Development

Armstrong Teacher Educator Award

Events
First Armstrong Topical Discussion:

September 11, 2015, 9:30 a.m.
School of Education Auditorium (1120)
Panel topic - Dealing with Controversial Issues

Panel Discussion:

November 6, 2015, 1:30 p.m.
School of Education Auditorium (1120)
Panel topic - Your first year in the classroom: surviving and thriving!

Panel Discussion:

February 5, 2016, 9:30 a.m.
School of Education Auditorium (1120)
Panel topic - Programs That Work: Perspectives from the Classroom

Celebration of Teaching Panel Discussions:

Friday, April 1, 2016, SoE Auditorium
School of Education Auditorium (1120)

9:30 a.m. – Technology: What’s useful for students and teachers? This panel will focus on teachers’ practical and realistic use of technology. They will discuss their best uses of technology, techniques that improve students’ learning, and how they learned what technology is worth adopting. Come to this session and find out what you need to know about technology to land the job you want.

12:05 p.m. - Meeting all learners’ needs. All classrooms include students who differ from each other in important ways. What challenges does this present, and how can teachers respond? With limited time and resources, how do teachers meet the needs of students with widely varied achievement, and how do they help students with limited English proficiency? In this session you’ll learn how experienced teachers help all their students succeed.