Judith Herb College of Education

TECH TOOLS for Classroom Engagement

Thursday, February 23, 2017

5:30 pm

Gillham Hall 3050

Presenter:  Josh Spieles, Director of the Carver Center

Are you interested in learning more about SMART Boards and the SMART notebook software? Would you like to find out about other interactive applications and some free or low cost alternatives to SMART Notebook?

Then join Josh for an in-depth look at SMART Notebook software, and alternatives like Promethean, Gynzy, Kahoot, and others. Bring your questions as we explore a variety of classroom tools.

Space is limited – RSVP to joshua.spieles@utoledo.edu

 

Popcorn, water, & giveaways!

Event sponsored by the Student Affairs Committee


Now Hiring – Field Supervisors

We are looking to increase our pool of supervisors for our teacher candidates.  Do you know someone who could be a good mentor for young teachers?  
Supervisors play an important role in the development of the next generation of educators.  By making classroom visits to observe student teachers, supervisors have a great opportunity to support, guide, and assist future teachers.

Requirements:

  • Minimum three years teaching experience
  • Master’s degree in field
  • Minimum technology skills

Benefits of being a supervisor:

  • Staying connected to the field of education
  • Flexible schedule
  • Stipend and milage reimbursement

For additional information, contact
Jennifer Fulwider, Coordinator of Student Field Experiences
419.530.8558
jennifer.fulwider@utoledo.edu 


UTeach Job Fair – registration open

 

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UTeach Job Fair

April 7, 2017

8:00 – 4:00 pm

UT’s Student Union

John school districts from across Ohio, and across the country, as they interview teachers for next school year. The Teach Job fair is FREE and open to all current student teachers, alumni, and community licensed-teachers.

Registration required at utole.do/uteach 

Please contact Libbey McKnight for information or questions.
Contact information is:  elizabeth.mcknight@utoledo.edu or call 419-530-4967.


An evening with Gloria Ladson-Billings

Join us……

DIVERSE TEACHERS MATTER
An evening with Gloria Ladson-Billings, PhD
Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017
7 p.m.
The University of Toledo
Scott Park Campus Auditorium
2225 Nebraska Ave.
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Join The University of Toledo’s Judith Herb College of Education and Office of Diversity and Inclusion, with Toledo Public Schools, for an evening with Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings, national expert on urban education. Ladson-Billings will discuss why diverse teachers matter to the success of all students and how the community can play a role in supporting current teachers and building a diverse teaching force for the future.

 

Click here to learn more.


Kappa Delta Pi – 2016 initiation

Kappa Delta Pi, the international honor society in education, recently added twenty-one new members to it’s Zeta Epsilon (UT) chapter.  Membership into Kappa Delta Pi is by invitation only and is based on high academic achievement, commitment, and professional attitude.

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Congratulations to Allison Ahrens, Analese Alvarez, Alysse Augsburger, Akili Barnes, Kaela Bilski, Cassidy Boyden, Carmen Clarke-Davis, Angela Giovannucci, Jeremey Holloway, Elijah Jones, Kayla Justice, Karen Krepps, Brittany Layden, Jasmine Madison, Rebecca McVicker, John Meadows, Miranda Niese, Laura Nelson, Rebecca Roupe, Lexus Townsend, and Martha Verner.

The groups faculty counselors are Drs. Susanna Hapgood and Judy Lambert.


Finals’ Frenzy

Education students…….fuel your FINALS’ FRENZY

Monday Dec 5 & Wednesday Dec 7

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

3rd floor Gillham Hall

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Pick up a treat to help get you through Finals Week


Join the Next Graduate Research Workshop Series on Nov. 10

Graduate Research Workshop Series

 

Join Us on Nov. 10 for a workshop on citation searching in Gillham Hall 5300 at 7:00 p.m.

“Bring you laptop and learn to follow the citation trail. Trace citations forward, backward, and compare bibliographies to discover other relevant scholarly works. See research as a conversation.”

Refreshments will be served.

For more information, contact Thomas Atwood, Carlson Research Librarian for the JHCOE @
thomas.atwood@utoledo.edu


Join Us for a Webinar on How to Personalize Learning – October 18

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Tuesday, October 18, 2016 08:00:00 PM EDT – 10:00:00 PM EDT

Join the National Education Association, University of Toledo and author Barbara Bray for a webinar on “How to Personalize Learning”.

Register Here:  http://tinyurl.com/z9oyvnh

 


2016 Outstanding Alumna – Essie Calhoun-McDavid

Congratulations to Essie Calhoun-McDavid, who will be honored at the Homecoming Gala as the 2016 Outstanding Alumna for the Judith Herb College of Education. After earning a bachelor’s degree in education in 1970, Essie work for a dozen years in schools in Indiana, Michigan, and Maryland. Her career path carried her to the role of Chief Diversity and Community Affairs Officer at Eastman Kodak Company.

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Welcome back to campus Essie…and congratulations!


A Community Conversation on Implicit Bias – October 10 at the Kent Branch Library 6:30-8:00 pm

Join the UT Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the JHCOE Department of Educational Foundations and Leadership for a community conversation on Implicit Bias.  It will be held at the Toledo Public Library Kent Branch (corner of Collingwood and Central) on October 10 from 6:30-8:00 pm.  This session will be a discussion on the 2016 report that suggests racial bias among preschool teachers and strategies for uncovering and addressing our own biases.

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