We are so proud to announce the following:
The UW Madison edTPA average: 48.4
The Wisconsin average: 45.7
The national average: 45.5
The AMAZING MCEA/ Content Cohort: 48.79!!!!!!!
We are so proud of all of your hard work and can’t wait to celebrate this and all of your achievements at Cafe Hollander on Friday at 4:30!
—Allie and Jessie
We are so proud of you!! You all did so wonderfully on the edTPA!! We could not be more proud of your hard work this semester, your dedication to your students, and to your drive in excelling on the edTPA.
Wishing each of you a wonderful rest of your week. Congrats and good luck during graduation this weekend. We will be thinking of you!
—Jessie and Allie
You can now find the PDF of the PowerPoint as well as the checklist for licensure from DPI under the Additional Resources Tab and under Job Search/Licensure.
Here is a copy of the Self Assessment form each of you will need to fill out and turn in no later than January 20th. student-teacher-eval-form
FOR SEMINAR TODAY:
Here are some resources for writing your teaching philosophies. These are links from three universities. Under each link is what we though may be of most use to you in this particular resource:
Writing a Teaching Philosophy. A teaching philosophy is a self-reflective statement of your beliefs about teaching and learning. It should also discuss how you put …
For those of you planning to meet the December 8th deadline for turning in your edTPA, please note that the edTPA website will be down on December 8th from 7:30 AM until 12:00 PM Eastern Time. Be sure to get your test submitted prior to this time.
Upcoming Seminars/ Dates
- We will have seminar at UW tomorrow, Wednesday, December 7th
- You will have seminar at Whitehorse on Wednesday, December 14th
- In January you will not have any seminars. We will be sending out sign up sheets for your final individual meeting with us in January.
- After school on Friday, January 20th from around 4:00-6:00 pm we are planning a last get together/ celebration. More details to come later. Please mark the date on your calendar.
If you have not already asked your CT for a letter of recommendation, now would be a good time to ask. This way they will have until the last week of January to write that letter.
See you all tomorrow!
Hello wonderful student teachers! It is almost time to put in those last minute finishing touches and to turn in your edTPA!
Be like Dobby for your Thanksgiving Break:
Keep up the great work!
Be sure to put November 29th on your calendar for the Fall Teacher Career Fair.
Currently there are building principals and recruiters signed up from 31 school districts from WI, other states, and China attending the fair. This is a wonderful way to connect with school districts. There is also a Pre-Fair District Panel where administrators and recruiters from several districts will talk about their districts and hiring practices.
UW-Madison Fall K-12 Recruitment Fair
Tuesday, November 29th
2:00pm-2:45pm Pre-Fair K-12 Expert Panel in Marquee Theater, Union South
3:00pm-7:00pm Fall Fair in Union South, Varsity Hall (2nd Floor)
Students can come and go during the fair, but we suggest to arrive by 6 p.m.
Registration link for students: http://careers.education.wisc.edu/workshops/
Districts are still registering for the fair, but they are very excited to speak to UW-Madison students! They know that students may be currently student teaching or student teaching next semester. Anyone hoping to teach during the 2017-2018 school year should be there! A number of districts will also be recruiting for spring regular and substitute positions.