Union University Hosts Community Conversation about Education
April 20, 2013 - On Monday, April 15, 2013, Union University hosted the SCORE foundation for the purpose of having a community conversation about the state of education in Tennessee. The conversation was open to the public and welcomed input from those in attendance. Dr. Sharon Roberts, COO of SCORE, led a conversation among a panel of regional educators which included... read more
Community Conversation about Education to be Hosted by Union on April 15
April 10, 2013 - Union University will be hosting the State Collaborative on Reforming Education (SCORE) on April 15, 2013, which will provide opportunity for a community dialogue about education. The discussion will focus on the community’s work over the past year to improve student achievement and address how such progress can continue.
The event will be located in the Bowld Student Commons from 5:00-6:30 p.m. in room 221. The discussion will be open to the public.
Panelist will include a variety... read more
New Internship Major for Elementary and Special Education Candidates
March 5, 2013 - The Union University Teacher Education Initiative (UUTEI) continues to bear the fruit of change. At the February meeting of the Greater Faculty, new Teaching and Learning (T&L) and Interdisciplinary majors were approved for Union University students seeking to teach children in Preschool through Eighth Grade. The new majors emphasize clinically-based practice culminating in a year-long internship the senior year. The internship is an incremental immersion clinical experience beginning with 2 day... read more