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Herb Innovation Center Dedicated

Dean Ray Witte, President Sharon Gaber, Judy Herb, Provost Andrew Hsu

The Judith Herb College of Education dedicated the Herb Innovation Center last week. Attending the Oct. 4 event were, from left, Dr. Raymond Witte, dean of the Judith Herb College of Education; UT President Sharon L. Gaber; Judith Herb, UT alumna and benefactor; and Dr. Andrew Hsu, provost and executive vice president for academic affairs. Located on the third floor of Gillham Hall, the center’s mission is to evaluate and inspire peer-reviewed research in the college to improve and advance education and endow a great society. “We are grateful to Judith Herb for her generosity and dedication to her alma mater, and for her belief in the power of education,” Witte said.


Are You Student Ready? Crisis Training to Assist Students

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Dr. Lisa Pescara-Kovach, Associate Professor of Educational Psychology will be one of the presenters at this forum to help faculty and graduate students in teaching positions assess at-risk students and review sexual assault resources.

For more information and to RSVP, click the link below:
http://www.utoledo.edu/offices/provost/future-of-higher-education-forum/

 

 


Why We Are Here…

JHCOE faculty, Dr. Revathy Kumar is part of a video released by the UT president’s office this week.  The video serves as a reminder that all UT employees are here for our students and patients.

Take a look.


Dr. Dawn Sandt and her Golden Retriever Hazel Help Special Needs Children

Meet Hazel the Golden Retriever! Hazel and Associate Professor, Dr. Dawn Sandt, reach out to special needs children at a local school. Instant therapy with smiles and grins everywhere!

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http://utnews.utoledo.edu/index.php/04_05_2018/therapy-dog-and-educator-inspire-energize-children-at-local-schools


Welcome to the 2018 New Additions

The Judith Herb College of Education would like to welcome all of our incoming students for Fall Semester.


Job Opportunity – Reynoldsburg Schools

Reyoldsburg City Schools is looking for substitute teachers and offering a $200 bonus for every 20 days worked.  To apply, please go to: www.rachelwixey.com or email questions to: hello@rachelwixey.com.

 

Reynoldsburg City Schools Substitute Teacher Bonus Plan

Reynoldsburg City Schools Substitute Teacher Bonus Plan


Join The International Educational Assessment and Leadership Practicum China

JHCOE Learning Experience

  • Are you interested in adding a global and inter-cultural perspective to your Education coursework?
  • Are you an Education student in good academic standing?
  • Are you able to travel outside the United States to China?
  • Are you interested in learning about Chinese schools first hand?
  • Are you interested in experiencing Chinese culture first hand? Are you over 20 and under 30 years old?

If you said yes to all the above, then you may be eligible for a once in a lifetime Education- focused opportunity in Qinhuangdoa & Beijing China!

What will it cost? estimated total between $1500 — $2000 (includes roundtrip flight Detroit to Bejing, Passport, Visa, and Chinese Culture Class at UT).

All costs in China (room, board, transfer, excursions) are covered through generous support of the Confucious Institute.

If you are interested in this once in a lifetime experience, register at https://goo.gl/forms/EoapqiXG5W15Apsu1 NO LATER THAN Friday, February 2nd or email analese.alvarez@rockets.utoledo.edu with questions.

Limited seats available!

 


Job Opportunity – Centers for Families and Children

Looking for passionate brain builders to join us in impacting children during the critical 1st 2,000 days!

At The Centers for Families and Children, we recognize that 90% of the brain is formed before a child even steps into a kindergarten classroom.  As part of the Early Learning team, your work with infants to preschoolers will provide life-changing solutions to the children and families we serve.

 

About The Centers

The Centers for Families and Children is one of the oldest and largest nonprofit human services organization in Northeast Ohio.  Through innovation and leadership, we strengthen the community by providing individuals and families with life-changing solutions to lead healthier and more successful lives.

 

Our Early Learning Centers

The Centers provides high-quality care for children during the critical first 2,000 days of life by operating seven high-quality early learning centers, serving children birth through five years old, in Cleveland and the inner-ring suburbs.  Because of our high standards, all sites achieved a 5-Star rating on the Step-Up-To-Quality Rating and been recognized and selected to be part of Universal Prekindergarten (UPK) and PRE4CLE.

 

Employee Resources and Benefits

All employees are afforded opportunities for personal and professional growth.  With our innovative and collaborative mentoring and coaching sessions, all teachers receive enhanced curriculum, assessment, and observation training and tools to help provide ongoing support.  The Centers offers a college reimbursement benefit to help all full-time, benefit eligible employees advance their education.  The Centers also offers the opportunity for staff to attend paid in-service trainings, seminars, training sessions, and meetings outside of the organization to stay abreast of research and best practices.

 

The Centers offers a comprehensive benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, 401k with employer contribution (regardless of employee’s contribution amount), vacation/sick/holiday paid time off, employer paid life insurance and long-term disability, and many other benefits.

 

Job Summary

  • Help maintain exciting well equipped learning environments to foster exploration.
  • Participate in a cooperative team of three teachers per classroom
  • Cultivate optimal growth and development through High Scope Curriculum activities in both the indoor and outdoor environment.
  • Promote personalized planning with high levels of teacher-child interactions under the direction of a supervisor.
  • As a teaching team, help design, develop, and implement developmentally appropriate activity plans for children based on assessment and screening data.
  • Be a team member in engaging parents through caring, meaningful, and professional relationships to enhance child(ren)’s development.

 

Qualifications

  • Teacher Assistant Roles: minimum CDA or Associate’s degree in Early Childhood Education or related field. Click here to apply

https://usr53.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/thecenters/Posting/View/197

  • Teacher Roles: minimum Bachelor’s degree or high in Early Childhood Education or related field. Click here to apply

https://usr53.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/thecenters/Posting/View/198


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