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Professional Development

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January:

22 Global Competence: Myths, Misconceptions, and Truths (7PM, Room 2140) - Cultural competence, global competence, global learning, and “glocalization”. Global Competency Workshop Series workshop 1.

February:

8 Resume Workshop (5PM, Room 2275) - Get personalized help on building or updating your resume.

13 Global Competence: Creating 21st Century Learning Experiences for Students (7PM, Room 2140) - Preparing pre-Service teachers. Global Competency Workshop Series workshop 2.

22 Cover Letter Workshop (5PM, Room 2275) - Learn to craft a killer first impression.

22 Urban Areas Networking Night (7PM, School of Ed Atrium) - Urban employers will be here at the School of Education looking for candidates.

28 Chasing Chickens (7:30PM, Room 1225) - Alumni share stories from the trenches. They've survived and you will too.

March:

2 Careers in China (10AM, Frangipani Room at the IMU) - Find out more about the global market and working for a Chinese employer or in China.

6 Art Education Beyond the Classroom (5:30PM, Room 2140) - What more you can do with a degree in art.

7 Teaching for and Assessing Global Competence: What can teachers and schools do? (7PM, Room 2140) - Creating globally competent individuals . Global Competency Workshop Series workshop 3.

April:

6 Say it Straight (1PM, Room TBD) - Centerstone comes to the SoE to show preprofessionals how to recognize and prevent bullying and stubstance abuse in your future students.

24 Annual Interview Day (8AM, IMU Tree Suites) - Featuring over 70 school districts. Candidates will need an approved resume on file to register for pre-scheduled interviews (deadline is March 31st).

Want to know what successful teachers and administrators are reading? Check out our Professional Development Book List for books and authors that come highly recommended from our P-12 Advisory Council. Drop some knowledge in your next interview!