The 2013 entry for the M.A.Ed. will be this June. Classes are conveniently scheduled for working adults. For more information about the M.A.Ed. degree program, call 615.447.2506 or visit uu.edu/maed.
June 3-5 - Leadership Academy: Teacher Leader Institute
8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Academic Commons and Room 121.
Union will welcome 17 new participants.
June 4 - Information Session
5:30 p.m. Have you thought about finishing your degree? Earning a graduate degree? Attend the June information session to get answers to your questions about applications, financial aid and career advancement.
June 12-13 - Common Core Workshop for Teachers
8:15 a.m.- 2:30 p.m., PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SERIES Elementary Math and English Language Arts
This two-day workshop will focus on key differences between Common Core Standards and State Standards. It will include implementation planning, instructional strategies and performance tasks.
Examples of lesson plans, tasks and formative assessment strategies will be provided. Participants will participate in hands-on learning activities to develop a deeper understanding of the Common Core.
This workshop is free for Tennessee educators. Continental breakfast, lunch, materials and door prizes are included.
For K-6 elementary teachers, school leadership teams, administrators
Frances Gary and Karen Jarratt, Tennessee Department Common Core Coaches
Registration (Deadline: Friday, June 7)
To register, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 615.447.2505.
June 17-19 - Leadership Academy: Aspiring Leaders Institute
8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Academic Commons and Room 121. Union will welcome 20 new participants.
July 23 - Lunch and Learn: 25 Smartphone Apps to Improve Your Productivity
Noon - 1:15 p.m.
25 Smartphone Apps to improve your productivity on the go. Learn how to communicate easier, shop smarter and tame your social media habit. Make your smartphone work for you!