Office: Winther Hall Information Desk window (main floor lobby)
Hours: 8:00am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday
Phone: (262) 472-1101
To increase the retention and graduation of diverse students in the teaching profession and of students seeking licensure in high-demand teaching areas such as: Biology Education, Chemistry Education, Business Education, Mathematics Education, English as a Second Language, Early Childhood Education, Special Education, Library Media K-12, and Spanish Education.
To build a bridge from the dream of teaching to the reality of being equipped to teach. The program's goal is to increase numbers of:
1. Minority graduates who are licensed to teach
2. Graduates licensed to teach in STEM disciplines
3. Graduates licensed in subjects with teacher shortages
WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
You are eligible for the program if you are a declared teacher education major who meets at least one of the following criteria:
1. You self-identify as part of underrepresented populations, including but not limited to: race other than caucasian, gender identity or expression, first generation students, students with disabilities, students who are DACA eligible, or students receiving financial assistance.
2. You are a student of any ethnicity seeking licensure in high-demand teaching areas, including:
HOW WE SUPPORT STUDENTS
You will participate in high-impact academic programming and transformational learning experiences aimed at promoting student success, such as:
Sunday, August 22nd through Friday, August 27th, 2021
If you are interested in participating, please apply here.
If you have already registered to participate in this program for Fall 2021, you are required sign-up for express check-in and Drop only times for moving in early.