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February 2017

Feb
1

World Languages Information Session

Come learn more about the world languages major!

Feb
3–4

JoLLE@UGA Winter Conference

This year's conference features educators and students who take risks, sometimes subversively, to employ and widen the spaces between the essentializing forces that we all face.

Feb
3

OLLI@UGA Winter Bash & Activity Fair

Come see how to get involved in the Athens community at OLLI@UGA's Annual Winter Bash and Activity Fair!

Feb
4–5

2017 Scholar Weekend

Duke TIP@UGA Scholar Weekend for 8th-11th graders.

Feb
7

Diversity Speaker Series: Researching Black Lives Matter

Doctoral students share their experiences while conducting research on Black Lives Matter and The Movement for Black Lives

Feb
9

The Other Side of Poverty in Schools Workshop

In this exciting, stimulating, and intensive one-day workshop, teachers, administrators, counselors, and teacher educators will develop research-based teaching practices and take away powerful classroom ideas.

Feb
9

Engaging in Social Justice Dialogue at the World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment

This presentation is an opportunity to hear how WIDA is engaging with critical questions around social justice in the midst of current events and federal accountability promoting an English-only agenda.

Feb
9

Teaching Children Alumni Panel

Come learn from College of Education alumni about what it's like to teach children today.

Feb
10

Deadline for COE Early Career Faculty Grant Applications

College of Education faculty who have been employed in the College for five years or less are eligible to apply for an Early Career Faculty Grant.

Feb
15

Clarke County Mentor Program Training

Learn about the requirements to be a mentor for a child in Clarke County.

Feb
16

Staff Representative Group Meeting

Come to the Staff Representative Group's monthly meeting to discuss issues and activities related to the College of Education's staff members.

Feb
17

Research Colloquium Series: Michael G. Wade

Does Theorizing About Developmental Coordination Disorder Inform Diagnosis and Intervention?

Feb
18

2017 Academic Adventures

Duke TIP@UGA Academic Adventures for 5th-6th graders.

Feb
21

A Day of Professional Development for Mentor Teachers

This one-day conference, designed for new and seasoned mentor teachers, will focus on key topics that strengthen mentoring relationships and offer approaches and insights that advance professional practice.

Feb
22

SRG Lunch & Learn: Office of Emergency Preparedness

Join us for the second SRG Lunch & Learn presentation on emergency preparedness!

Feb
22

Faculty Senate Meeting

Regularly scheduled monthly meeting of the Faculty Senate

Feb
22
Feb
23

The Other 90%: How to Transform School Culture

Learn from College of Education alumna Dallas Cowne on how to be the positive change in your school.

Feb
24

Research Colloquium Series: Barbara Crawford

How can we prepare our science teachers for today's social contexts where science may be misrepresented and misunderstood?

Feb
24

African American Read-In

In support of the National African-American Read-In and the National Council of Teachers of English, ETAP's Graduate Student Organization invites you to participate in a read-in of works by African-American authors.

Feb
25

Writing Practice as Spaces for Empathy: Moving from Pain to Power (Elementary)

This workshop explores how teachers can create productive spaces for young children to work through their emotions with writing practice in the classroom.

Feb
28

Student Appreciation Day

Come enjoy Chick-Fil-A chicken biscuits with the College of Education!

Feb
28

Diversity Speaker Series: Home Court Advantage: Promoting Pro-Level Diversity in the Atlanta Hawks

Diversity Speaker Series-Nzinga Shaw engages in conversation about multidimensional diversity and inclusion practices within business operation. She is the Senior Vice-President of Community and Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer of the Atlanta Hawks and Phillips Arena Organization.