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Education Outreach unveils summer 2015 Offerings for Educators

UW-Green Bay Education Outreach is presenting some new and exciting summer 2015 Offerings for Educators as well as a few returning favorites. A variety of online and in-person courses are designed to help teachers, administrators and other professionals obtain the practical education they need to apply research and best practice in the classroom and school environment. Area educators have the opportunity to take courses that span topics from cyber bullying to the ecology and research of monarch butterflies. A new course being offered this summer is “Creating Digital Tools for Teaching, Learning, and Productivity.” Detailed course information with syllabi, cost, and registration details are available online. Read more.
 

Outreach presents lineup of winter, spring Offerings for Educators

From critical issues to classroom technology, UW-Green Bay Education Outreach is presenting a sizeable and varied lineup of winter and spring Offerings for Educators. Designed to help teachers, administrators and other professionals obtain the practical education they need to apply theory and best practice to the classroom and school environment, these online and in-person courses offer myriad avenues for enrichment.

UW-Green Bay presents wide array of winter, spring Offerings for Educators

UW-Green Bay Education Outreach is presenting a full lineup of new and returning winter and spring Offerings for Educators, a variety of online and in-person courses designed to help teachers, administrators and other professionals obtain the practical education they need to apply theory and best practice to the classroom and school environment.

Interested educators are encouraged to consider such courses as “Children and Poverty,” an offering that examines the issues of childhood poverty, homelessness and the effects thereof on the brain and learning. Educators will explore strategies for teaching students to be in charge of their own education and learn to develop a plan for addressing issues of poverty in their particular educational setting.

Educators also can choose from a variety of courses that focus on the all-important issue of technology, keeping current on the latest trends for better learning outcomes, classroom management and more. Offerings include “Using Technology to Enhance Student Writing and Comprehension in the Classroom,” an online course geared for educators of grades four through 12. Participants will learn to enhance their classroom assignments by integrating the latest web 2.0 writing tools and providing instruction that fosters 21st century skills in their students. Other technology-related courses include “Using the iPad to Support Teaching, Learning and Management,” and “Using the SMART Board to Support Critical Thinking K-12.”

Detailed course information, including syllabi and cost and registration details, is available online at www.uwgb.edu/educationoutreach. UW-Green Bay courses for educators align with Wisconsin standards for teacher and administrator development and licensure. Contact the Education Outreach Office with questions or for more information, at (800) 621-2313, (920) 465-2480 or educationoutreach@uwgb.edu.

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Teaching the teachers: Outreach announces summer Offerings for Educators

Our friends in Education Outreach have announced a full slate of enjoyable and enriching Offerings for Educators for summer 2014. From returning favorites to new and cutting-edge courses, these online and in-person classes are designed to help teachers, administrators and other professionals obtain the practical education they need to apply theory and best practice to the classroom and school environment. Topics include Google Tools, iPads in the curriculum, science, early literacy, math and many more. Courses will continue to be added, so educators are encouraged to check back often at www.uwgb.edu/educationoutreach/. Our press release has additional details.

UW-Green Bay presents array of summer 2014 Offerings for Educators

UW-Green Bay Education Outreach is presenting a host of new and returning summer 2014 Offerings for Educators, a variety of online and in-person courses designed to help teachers, administrators and other professionals obtain the practical education they need to apply theory and best practice to the classroom and school environment.

Area educators are encouraged to check out such courses as “Communicating and Collaborating With Google Tools,” which will help participants learn to use a variety of Google Tools (including Docs, Calendar, Sites and more) to create content, collaborate with others and gather, publish and manage information. This popular course will be offered for educators’ convenience in both Pulaski and Sturgeon Bay. Tech-minded educators may also want to consider “Google Tools: Moving your Skills to the Next Level,” and two popular iPad courses: “Integrating iPads Into the Curriculum” and “Using iPads to Enhance Unit Design.”

Other courses for summer 2014 focus on early literacy, math, science and much more. K-12 educators can choose from such science courses as “Citizen Science in the Classroom: Engaging Students in Authentic Scientific Inquiry” and “Methods of Field Biology for Educators: Monarch Butterfly Ecology and Research.” Education Outreach will continue to add more courses, so educators are encouraged to check the course listing (www.uwgb.edu/educationoutreach/) often for the latest updates.

Detailed course information, including syllabi and cost and registration details, is available online at www.uwgb.edu/educationoutreach/. UW-Green Bay courses for educators align with Wisconsin standards for teacher and administrator development and licensure. Contact the Education Outreach Office with questions or for more information, at (800) 621-2313, (920) 465-2480 or educationoutreach@uwgb.edu.

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Education Outreach offers array of Winter/Spring educator courses

Educators looking to integrate iPads, increase their Google savvy or even explore aviation are encouraged to check out the Winter/Spring 2014 Offerings for Educators from UW-Green Bay Education Outreach. These research-based courses are designed to provide teachers, administrators and other professionals the practical education they need to apply theory and best practice to the classroom and school environment. The Winter/Spring lineup includes a wide variety of classes on topics including technology, reading instruction, children and poverty, improving instruction and more. Our news release has full details.

UW-Green Bay Offerings for Educators include school technology, aviation courses

UW-Green Bay Education Outreach is presenting a full array of Winter/Spring 2014 Offerings for Educators, research-based courses designed to provide teachers, administrators and other professionals the practical education they need to apply theory and best practice to the classroom and school environment.

The diverse selection of courses includes a variety of new options, as well as returning favorites. Tech-savvy educators — or those who would like to be — can choose from a selection of courses including the brand-new “Google Tools: Moving Your Skills to the Next Level!” This new course teaches many of the advanced features of Google Drive, Google Presentation, Google Forms, Spreadsheet, Google Sites and more, many of which can be used whether or not a district has adopted Google Apps.

Also on the technology front, the Winter/Spring Offerings for Educators will include the popular returning course, “Integrating iPads Into the Curriculum,” as well as the brand-new “Using iPads to Enhance Unit Design.” Both courses will offer both conceptual and practical learning for integrating iPads in the classroom, and both are appropriate for all grade levels, K-12.

Educators and others with an interest in flying can sign up for another Winter/Spring course, the returning “Aviation and Aerodynamics for Private and Sport Pilots.” Appropriate for ages 16 and older, this training is designed to help participants understand the aerodynamic principles and physics of powered flight as well as to evaluate the exciting field of aviation as a career or hobby. The course prepares its students for successfully passing the FAA Private Pilot or Sport Pilot written exam; upon completion of the nine-week course, participants will receive an endorsement to take the exam of their choosing.

Detailed course information, including syllabi and cost and registration details, is available online at www.uwgb.edu/educationoutreach. UW-Green Bay courses for educators align with Wisconsin standards for teacher and administrator development and licensure. Contact the Education Outreach Office with questions or for more information, at (800) 621-2313, (920) 465-2480 or educationoutreach@uwgb.edu.

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Think summer! Outreach announces Offerings for Educators

In a sure sign of spring, Education Outreach is thinking summer — and preparing for a great lineup of Summer 2013 Offerings for Educators. These research-based courses provide teachers, administrators and other professionals the practical education they need to apply theory and best practice to the classroom and school environment. The courses run throughout the summer, offering a wide variety of face-to-face, blended and online learning formats with various credit and noncredit enrollment options. Popular returning courses include “Communicating and Collaborating with Google Tools” and “Integrating iPads into the Curriculum”; while new offerings include “Introduction to the Next Generation Science Standards for K-8 Teachers” and “What Makes You an Effective Teacher?,” which will help educators demonstrate what they know and employ educational practices that foster students’ growth. More info.

UW-Green Bay presents array of Winter/Spring 2013 Offerings for Educators

UW-Green Bay Education Outreach will present a full slate of Offerings for Educators during winter/spring 2013, providing in-person and online course options to accommodate participants’ busy schedules.

These research-based courses provide teachers, administrators and other professionals the practical education they need to apply theory and best practices to the classroom and school environment. Many courses have graduate, undergraduate and noncredit options, so educators can choose the option that best suits their personal and professional goals.

Courses offered for winter/spring include “Culturally Responsive Teaching to Maximize Student Potential,” a timely and relevant class that helps educators address a variety of diversities, maximize student potential and create an inclusive classroom environment. Educators also can choose the popular “Digital Safety and Responsibility in the 21st Century Classroom,” which focuses on safe and responsible technology use, or “Educational Improvisation: Enhancing Creativity in Common Core Classrooms,” which helps teachers think “outside the box” when it comes to classroom management, student engagement and more. Other courses include “Planning for Student Success,” “Character-Centered Teaching” and “Differentiated Instruction,” just to name a few.

Detailed course information, including syllabi and cost and registration details, is available online at www.uwgb.edu/educationoutreach. New offerings continue to be developed and added throughout the year, so interested educators are asked to check back periodically for additional options.

UW-Green Bay courses for educators align with Wisconsin standards for teacher and administrator development and licensure. Contact the Education Outreach Office with questions or for more information, at (800) 621-2313 or educationoutreach@uwgb.edu.

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Education Outreach presents array of winter/spring Offerings for Educators

Topics including culturally responsive teaching, digital safety and educational improvisation highlight a full slate of winter/spring 2013 Offerings for Educators from UW-Green Bay Education Outreach. Designed for teachers, administrators and other professionals, these courses offer in-person and online options both for credit and not. They’re designed to help busy educators achieve their personal and professional goals, applying theory and best practices to the classroom and school environments. Check out www.uwgb.edu/educationoutreach/ and our full news release for more details.