“Travel into Teaching” was the third student-run Teacher Champions event and saw its highest attendance with approximately 60 Temple students.
Dr. William R. Hite shared his focus on equity, innovation, and quality of K-12 education in Philadelphia in a lecture he delivered to the Temple community on Tuesday, November 29.
“With this information about their options, the seventh-grade students will be better prepared to make career-oriented choices as they consider CTE programs as part of their pathway to and through college,” said Juliet D. Curci, EDU ’11. “Our goal is to help students make informed decisions when choosing which high schools they want to apply to.”
Makena Toldson is a 9 year old writer who wrote her first published book Makena Goes to School at age five. Makena will be visiting the Norris After School Program on Friday, October 28, 2016 from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm for a reading and Q&A session.
Over 400 7th graders from local elementary schools attended the Fair, which the College of Education hosted in partnership with Steppingstone Scholars, Inc. and the School District of Philadelphia. During the event, students learned about vocational programs available at Philadelphia’s Randolph, Dobbins and Mastbaum high schools.
The College of Education and College of Liberal Arts at Temple University are hosting a school supply and book drive benefiting neighboring elementary schools Tanner Duckrey and Alliance for Progress Charter School.
https://sites.temple.edu/templeteacherresidency/files/2016/06/WDAS-FM-Radio-Interview.m4aAashita Batra, recently-hired Temple Teacher Resident and soon-to-be middle grades science/mathematics teacher was interviewed alongside Superintendent Dr. William Hite about Ms. Batra’s decision to teach Philadelphia’s public school students. Follow the news coverage here.