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A Professional Development Seminar for 7th-12th Grade

Social Studies Teachers

Put This Date On Your Calendar:
June 30, 2016
Humanities and Social Sciences Building
On the Campus of Arkansas State University
A-State Political Science faculty will serve as instructors for all sessions. Lunch is provided. During lunch, A-State faculty will make a presentation on opportunities in our MA program, and conduct a Talk-Back session on challenges teaching social studies in junior high and high school. This is a great opportunity to earn 6 hours of professional development hours and hear about new programs and opportunities offered through A-State, including our Zoom! Mini-Lectures, available on demand.
Please register by May 25, 2016
To Register Call (870) 972-2049, or email jclogston@astate.edu

Paraprofessional Training Conference

Put These Dates On Your Calendar:
July 7-8, 2016
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Carl R. Reng Student Union
Arkansas State University
Training Topics Include:
Collaborating with Teachers and Families
Dealing with Problem Behaviors in the Classroom
Confidentiality and Ethics
Reading Interventions for All Learners
ADE Paraprofessional Training
Registration will be available May 2, 2016 online at www.cec.k12.ar.us

STEM and Manufacturers Tour

Hosted by Congressman Rick Crawford
Put These Dates On Your Calendar:
July 25-29, 2016
Join us as we visit manufacturers across the First District to see technological advances in action and how STEM education initiatives can prepare our youth for a career in the manufacturing field.

Transportation will be provided from Jonesboro to the manufacturing sites.

Space is limited so please use the attached form to submit your RSVP.
The deadline to RSVP is May 24th. Please contact Allison.Hicks@mail.house.gov (870) 203-0540