Events By Tag: “UCF School of Teacher Education”

  • B.E.S.T. Books

    Education Complex: Curriculum Materials Center

    Join Drs. Spalding and Hoffman in the CMC Library (Education Complex, room 194) to learn about the state-approved books that teachers use to meet the standards and share quality children's literature with their students.

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  • OCPS Mentoring Support

    Virtual

    This virtual session presented by Nicollette Allen from Orange County Public Schools' Professional Learning Department will explore who gets a mentor within OCPS and what mentoring looks like. During the session, types of mentoring support and rigorous mentoring experiences will be explored to give potential teachers a view into the level of support they will receive during their first two …

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  • Certification and the Next Steps

    Virtual

    OCPS Instructional Recruiter Kimberly Woods will lead a discussion on certification and the next steps for UCF education majors.

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  • Bringing the Media Center to Your Classroom

    Virtual

    Join speaker Allison Kibby, director of Instructional Technology & Library Media for Orange County Public Schools, as she discusses how quality library media programs provide a welcoming and resource-rich environment supporting multiple literacies while cultivating a culture of inquiry and literary appreciation. Participants will learn how to approach collaboration with media specialists as well as how to bring and use …

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  • Introduction to the Glowforge 3D Laser Cutter

    Education Complex: Curriculum Materials Center

    Join us in the Curriculum Materials Center Library to learn about our Glowforge 3D laser printer.   It uses a beam of light the width of a human hair to cut, engrave and shape designs from a variety of materials. There’s a lot you can do with that kind of power! Each attendee will leave with an item made on the …

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  • Serving the Whole Student - The Importance of Intersectionality in Education

    Education Complex: Curriculum Materials Center

    Join presenters Lindsey Pike, Jacob Brewer, and Ashley Grays (Doctoral Scholars in the UCF Exceptional Student Education Program) in an interactive presentation about student intersectional identities. We will engage in discussion and activities about the concept of intersectionality and how it can be used to develop practices and a classroom culture of belonging, inclusion, and equity – for students with disabilities and …

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  • Equitable Access to Curriculum for All K-12 Learners

    Education Complex: Curriculum Materials Center

    Partner with superheroes Michelle S. Patterson and Tiffanie Zaugg — doctoral scholars in the UCF Exceptional Student Education Program — as they fight for equitable access to curriculum for all learners. Bring your superhero powers to your classroom to defeat Captain Inaccessible. Come prepared to increase your superhero tool belt. 

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  • Into the Unknown: Teacher Feedback During Conversations to Facilitate Children’s Uses of Language to Build Knowledge and Vocabulary

    Virtual

    Dr. JeanMarie Farrow, Assistant Professor of Literacy and Director of the Reading Specialist program at Fairleigh Dickinson University, will present findings from the work she and her colleagues, Drs. Barbara A. Wasik and Annemarie Hindman, have unearthed in exploring conversations with young children in early childhood classrooms. This body of work was drawn from larger intervention initiatives to accelerate the …

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