Supporting a Successful Start
Jan. 31, 2018 | 4-6 p.m.
Remember the challenges as a new educator? Help teachers and school leaders navigate their first year and celebrate the teaching profession at a free event hosted by Kansas State University's College of Education and K-State Olathe. It provides school district leadership, instructional coaches and teachers with strategies and resources to help ensure a successful first year.
The challenges and triumphs of transitioning from college to a new career will be highlighted by viewing a portion of the College of Education's documentary, "A Walk in my Shoes – The First 9 Months."
Following the short video, a panel of area educators will discuss best practices relating to critical supports for new teachers that help ensure educational outcomes.
Attendees also will have an opportunity to learn about K-State degree programs and ask questions.
|4–4:30 p.m. | Registration and Networking Reception|
|Complimentary refreshments will be served.|
|4:30–5 p.m. | Program Introduction|
Video viewing: "A Walk in My Shoes: The First 9 Months”
|5–6 p.m. | Early Teaching Career Panel Discussion|
Moderator: Debbie Mercer, dean, K-State College of Education
This event is free, though registration is required. Please register by Jan. 26, 2018.