October 31, 2019
Happy Halloween, Illini!
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"Just a regular day in the Education Building. 🎃"
New Course Alert: Building Your Teaching Toolbox (CI 199 NL-1)
Spring 2020 - First 8 Weeks; Mondays 4 - 5:30 p.m.
This is the first course in a 3-course sequence (1 credit hour each) designed to provide you an opportunity to build your toolbox of skills and understanding of instructional planning, assessment, and classroom management.
Interested In Secondary Education? Come Chat
Prospective Student Meetings: Every Other Thursday; 4 p.m.
192 Education Building
Students interested in the Secondary Education minor should attend Prospective Student Meetings every other Thursday. Basic information about the minor will be reviewed and students can ask questions about the program. If you have any questions please email email@example.com.
Attend Tuesdays @ 7 with the Counseling Center
Every Tuesday; 7 p.m.
Led by Counseling Center Paraprofessionals, these Tuesday @ 7 workshops offer practical, skills-based approaches on topics that are often areas of growth for students. See the schedule here.
Take Advantage of FREE Tutoring with The Office of Minority Student Affairs
The Office of Minority Student Affairs (OMSA) Academic Services Center offers matched and drop-in tutoring free to University of Illinois undergraduate students. Sign up and find out more here. OMSA also offers other resources such as mentoring, workshops, and supplemental instruction. Visit omsa.illinois.edu to learn more.
Learn More About Mental Health For Teachers
November 12; 4 - 5 p.m.
Learn more about stress reduction, boundary setting, and self-compassion, as well as mindfulness for teachers and students. RSVP here.
Learn about Teaching with Innovative Technology
November 19; 5 - 6:30 p.m.
2 Education Building
Join us for a film and discussion panel to learn more about blended classrooms, collaborative and technology-enhanced classrooms, and learning through emerging platforms.
Learn More About the Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (FLAS)
Information Session One: 1090 Lincoln Hall
November 18; 12 - 1 p.m.
Information Session Two: 100 Gregory Hall
November 19; 4 - 5 p.m.
The Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies (CEAPS) FLAS fellowships support the advanced study of Chinese, Japanese, and Korean (300 level and above) in combination with area studies, international studies, or area aspects of professional studies. Attend the information sessions to learn more.
Career + Professional Development
EIU Education Job Fair
November 6; 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Eastern Illinois University | Grand Ballroom, University Union
The University of Illinois and College of Education will host various job fairs in the spring; however, students are invited to attend Eastern Illinois University's education job fair to experience a job fair setting, share updated resumes, and talk about career aspirations. Learn more here.
Explore Career Opportunities at the Teach Urbana Open House
November 14; 5 - 7 p.m.
Urbana Middle School
Open House attendees will have the opportunity to meet Urbana Middle School principals and staff, attend breakout sessions, mock interviews, resume reviews, and learn how to get hired. Explore teaching positions in special education, bilingual, early childhood, elementary, and secondary education.
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