Residents of southwest Oklahoma who are considering entering the field of teaching are invited to attend one of Cameron University’s “CU Become a Teacher” workshops. The free, specialized workshops focus on the multiple pathways for becoming a teacher. Each session runs from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. There is no charge to attend, but pre-registration is required. To register online, go to http://www.cameron.edu/cu-become-a-teacher and click on “Online Registration.” For more information, email CUTeach@cameron.edu or call 580-581-2320.
Upcoming dates and locations are:
- Wednesday, December 6: CU-Duncan, 3100 W. Bois D'Arc Ave
- Monday, December 11: Elgin Public Schools, 521 K Street, Second Grade Building, Room 4 (enter through east door)
- Thursday, January 11: Anadarko High School Library, 1400 Warrior Drive, Anadarko
“With the statewide teacher shortage, Cameron University’s Department of Education is committed to help local communities find more teachers who live in their area,” says Dr. Jennifer Dennis, Chair, Department of Education. “Because the teacher certification process has changed significantly over the past several years, we want to share that information with those who are searching for a way to teach and serve the children of southwest Oklahoma.”
CU Become A Teacher will offer information to those who have a college degree, those who have earned college credit but have yet to earn a degree, and those who have yet to earn college credit.
Presented by the CU Department of Education, CU Become a Teacher is made possible through an Oklahoma Teacher Connection Grant from the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.
November 30, 2017