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Faculty And Staff

Aug
21

edTPA Informational Session for Faculty

Hear a report on the 2014–2015 edTPA pilot, updates on implementation, and a review of available resources. We will have time for questions.

Aug
21

edTPA Informational Session for New Faculty and Teaching Assistants

The edTPA is a performance-based portfolio assessment required by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission (GaPSC).

Sep
9

Professional Development School District Brown Bag Conversation

Learn more about the UGA College of Education and the Clarke County School District Professional Development School District Partnership.

Sep
12

African-American Female Faculty Workshop

The African-American Female Faculty Development Workshop is designed for tenure-track junior faculty, post-docs, and doctoral candidates who aspire to obtain tenure as faculty in institutions of higher education.

Oct
2

11th annual College of Education Diversity Conference

Join us for the 11th annual College of Education Diversity Conference! Our focus this year is looking at diversity efforts at UGA with the theme, "Diversity in Your Backyard."

Oct
9

Aderhold De-Stress!

Feeling stressed? Come take a moment and just breathe.

Oct
14

The Other Side of Poverty in Schools Workshop

In this exciting, stimulating, and intensive one-day workshop at the University of Georgia, teachers, administrators, counselors, and teacher educators will develop research-based teaching practices.

Oct
16

Aderhold De-Stress!

Feeling stressed? Come take a moment and just breathe.

Oct
21

SRG Lunch & Learn - UGA Benefits and Open Enrollment

The first in a series of SRG Lunch & Learns this year.

Oct
23

Aderhold De-Stress!

Feeling stressed? Come take a moment and just breathe.

Oct
26

Film screening: 'Most Likely to Succeed'

Presented by the UGA College of Education in partnership with the local science education community, the film questions institutionalized regimens of schooling and re-imagines what students and teachers are capable of doing.

Oct
30

Aderhold De-Stress!

Feeling stressed? Come take a moment and just breathe.

Nov
6

Aderhold De-Stress!

Feeling stressed? Come take a moment and just breathe.

Nov
19

Partnering with African Immigrant Families: Their Perceptions, Their Voice

Find out how re-settled African refugee families' traditions and beliefs impact relationships with professionals, teachers, caseworkers, and the disability law. 

Nov
20

Aderhold De-Stress!

Feeling stressed? Come take a moment and just breathe.

Dec
4

Aderhold De-Stress!

Feeling stressed? Come take a moment and just breathe.

Dec
17

Fall 2015 Graduation Convocation

Celebrating the Fall 2015 Graduating Class!

Dec
18

UGA Fall 2015 Commencement

The Undergraduate ceremony will begin at 9:30 a.m. and the Graduate ceremony gets underway at 2:30 p.m. While tickets are not needed for the Graduate exercise, they are required for the Undergraduate ceremony.

Dec
25–31

University closed for Holidays

The university will be closed.

Jan
1

New Year's Day

The university will be closed.

Jan
12

Presentation: An Evidence-Based Case for Taking Leisure Seriously in CHDS Programs

It's vital to consider "leisure" — the use of free time and enjoyable self-expression — as part of the professional interests of programs within the Department of Counseling and Human Development Services.

Jan
18

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The university will be closed.

Feb
9

Faculty Social Justice Research Presentation

Natoya Haskins and Anneliese Singh will describe two studies in progress exploring the lived experiences of faculty of color in academic settings.

Feb
11

Aderhold De-Stress

Feeling stressed? Join PhD student and certified Grounded Kids and Teens Yoga teacher Shara Cherniak for some yoga, breathing and mindfulness techniques!

Feb
11

SRG Philanthropy Committee's Project Safe collection deadline

SRG Philanthropy Committee is accepting essential item donations for Project Safe.

Feb
12

Early Career Faculty Grant program deadline

Apply now for an Early Career Faculty Grant

Feb
17

SRG Lunch & Learn: UGA's Health and Wellness Services

Join the Staff Representative Group for lunch and learn about your health and wellness benefits.

Feb
18

Aderhold De-Stress

Feeling stressed? Join PhD student and certified Grounded Kids and Teens Yoga teacher Shara Cherniak for some yoga, breathing and mindfulness techniques!

Feb
25

Aderhold De-Stress

Feeling stressed? Join PhD student and certified Grounded Kids and Teens Yoga teacher Shara Cherniak for some yoga, breathing and mindfulness techniques!

Mar
3

Aderhold De-Stress

Feeling stressed? Join PhD student and certified Grounded Kids and Teens Yoga teacher Shara Cherniak for some yoga, breathing and mindfulness techniques!

Mar
15

Poverty Education at UGA

Come hear Merrily Dunn speak about her study examining the experiences of UGA students, faculty, and staff as they engage in volunteer and service learning activities.

Mar
18

Aderhold De-Stress

Feeling stressed? Join PhD student and certified Grounded Kids and Teens Yoga teacher Shara Cherniak for some yoga, breathing and mindfulness techniques!

Mar
21–22

Accessing Common Core Standards in Co-Taught Classrooms, 6-12 Level

This two-day workshop focuses on helping students with disabilities succeed in the Georgia Standards of Excellence/Georgia Performance Standards.

Mar
25–26

Introduction to ATLAS.ti Qualitative Data Analysis Software

This two-day workshop is designed for researchers, graduate students, and faculty who have a basic foundation in qualitative research methods and would like to learn how to use ATLAS.ti qualitative data analysis software to its fullest potential.

Apr
8

The Big Read: Papermaking in Utopia: Ecology, Poetry, & Place

Josh Calhoun, assistant professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, presents a discussion of bookmaking in conjunction with the 2016 Big Read: William Jeffers event and the annual Symposium on the Book.

Apr
15

Aderhold De-Stress

Feeling stressed? Join PhD student and certified Grounded Kids and Teens Yoga teacher Shara Cherniak for some yoga, breathing and mindfulness techniques!

Apr
19

Automatic for Autism: Free Movie Screening

Come learn more about autism's complex nature by attending Automatic for Autism's free moving screening and discussion panel.

Apr
22

Aderhold De-Stress

Feeling stressed? Join PhD student and certified Grounded Kids and Teens Yoga teacher Shara Cherniak for some yoga, breathing and mindfulness techniques!

Apr
23

Another Kid's Treasure Island

The UGA Children's Theater Troupe will perform an original play on creative sustainability.

May
4–10

Final Exams

Students should check with their professors for scheduled exam dates and time.

May
6

Aderhold De-Stress

Feeling stressed? Join PhD student and certified Grounded Kids and Teens Yoga teacher Shara Cherniak for some yoga, breathing and mindfulness techniques!

May
11

Staff Spring Picnic and Years of Service Awards

College of Education staff are invited for this annual event that also includes awards for our longtime employees.

May
30

Memorial Day

The university will be closed.

Jun
8

SRG Lunch & Learn: Work/Life Balance

Please join the Staff Representative Group to discuss how to find harmony between your career, lifestyle, and everything in between.

Jul
4

Independence Day

The university will be closed.

Jul
18–22

Torrance Tests of Creative Thinking (TTCT) Training at 2016 Torrance Center Summer Institute

Come receive TTCT-Figural Training at the 2016 Torrance Center Summer Institute. You MUST be a Torrance Center Summer Institute participant to receive this training.

Aug
6

Outpace Parkinson's 5K

Join faculty, students and staff from the Department of Counseling and Human Development Services for the race, which raises money for Parkinson's research.

Aug
18

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.

Aug
19

Author reading: Professor Melisa Cahnmann-Taylor

Join department of language and literacy education professor Melisa Cahnmann-Taylor for an evening of readings from her new book, "Imperfect Tense."

Sep
7

Brown Bag Lunch: Camp DIVE & Professional Development School District Partnership

Faculty and students from all colleges and departments across UGA are invited to bring a brown bag lunch and learn more about UGA's College of Education an the Clarke County School District Professional Development School District Partnership's latest initiative, Camp DIVE.

Sep
8–9

Progress Monitoring for Individual Education Programs (IEP)

This workshop is designed to help special education teachers implement evidence-based practices in progress monitoring.

Sep
15

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.

Oct
6–8

Mariana Souto-Manning's Community Wide Talk: "Why Culture Matters in Reading and Writing"

LLEGO is proud to host Mariana Souto-Manning's visit to the College of Education. Her talk Thursday afternoon at the ACC Library is open to all members of the community.

Oct
20

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.

Oct
24

UGA Communication Sciences and Disorders Program Reaccreditation Forum

The Department of Communication Sciences and Special Education invites the public to provide input on the speech-language pathology programs by attending a public meeting.

Oct
25

Rehumanizing Mathematics: Should That Be Our Goal?

Dr. Rochelle Gutiérrez will discuss the subtle (and not so subtle) ways in which mathematics teachers, parents, learners, and researchers can be complicit with dehumanizing practices.

Oct
25

Knowledge 'for' Versus Knowledge 'about' Teaching: Specialized Physical Science Content Courses for Teachers

Dr. Hanuscin, a professor of science education at the University of Missouri, will present on a project that promotes collaborative work between physicists and science educators.

Oct
26

SRG Open Enrollment Lunch & Learn

Please join us for the first in a series of SRG Lunch & Learns this year. Our first presentation will be on UGA Benefits and Open Enrollment.

Oct
27

Resegregation as Curriculum: What the New Segregation in U.S. Schools is Teaching Children

Jerry Rosiek will discuss his 10-year study of a school district undergoing a process of racial resegregation, examining the ways this "new racial segregation" was rationalized and the psychological and sociological effects it had on the children of all races in that community.

Nov
10

Experience UGA Student Ambassador Information Session

Support Experience UGA field trips, engage in discussions about equity in Athens and help develop future programs.

Nov
11

Annual Staff Representative Group Chili Cook-Off

It's that time of year again for the SRG Chili Cook-Off! As part of this year's event, we encourage College of Education staff and faculty to invite family members who have served in the U.S. armed forces.

Nov
15

2016 Election: Looking Back, Looking Forward

Come enjoy an election year analysis presented by OLLI@UGA in partnership with the Athens Regional Library System.

Nov
16

Experience UGA Student Ambassador Information Session

Support Experience UGA field trips, engage in discussions about equity in Athens and help develop future programs.

Nov
17

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.

Dec
15

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.

Jan
9

2017 MESA Colloquium: Jeff Rabin

Come hear Dr. Jeff Rabin speak about negative number operations at the 2017 MESA Colloquium.

Jan
19

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.

Jan
23

A More Feasible (?) Approach to Worksite Physical Activity

Jennifer L. Gay, PhD, will be giving a talk presented by the Center of Physical Activity and Health.

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
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
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
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.

Mar
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.

Mar
17–18

48th Annual Georgia Children's Book Awards and Conference on Children's Literature

The 48th Annual Georgia Children's Book Awards and Conference on Children's Literature is a two-day conference for teachers, media specialists, teacher educators, administrators, public librarians, and parents.

Apr
19

SRG Lunch & Learn: Putting Your Strengths to Work

Join us for the fourth SRG Lunch & Learn presentation this year on identifying your personal strengths and activating them at work.

Apr
20

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.

Apr
20

2017 Torrance Lecture: Punya Mishra

The Torrance Center for Creativity and Talent Development is excited to announce Dr. Punya Mishra as our 2017 Torrance Lecturer!

Apr
21

IARGS Annual Local Speaker Series: Dr. Thomas Crisp

This year's IARGS Local Speaker Series features Dr. Thomas Crisp, assistant professor of literacy in Georgia State University's College of Education and Human Development.

Apr
24

Automatic for Autism Movie Screening

Come attend Automatic for Autism's movie screening of "How to Dance in Ohio" and benefit UGA's Applied Behavior Analysis Clinic.

Apr
25

The Other Side of Poverty in Schools Workshop

In this exciting, stimulating, and intensive one-day workshop, teachers, administrators, counselors, and teacher educators will learn about the five principles for change, develop research-based teaching practices, and more.

May
18

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.

Jun
15

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.

Jul
20

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.

Aug
17

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.

Oct
16

6th Annual Safe and Welcoming Schools Conference

The 6th Annual Safe and Welcoming Schools Conference will feature a distinguished lineup of speakers on important and timely topics.

Oct
20

Innovation in Teaching Conference

The Innovation in Teaching Conference highlights innovative teaching practices among educators.