This past March 20, the Early Childhood Education/Education (ECE/EDU) department held its annual “Be a Teacher, Touch the Future” conference. This year’s 86 participants received an opening keynote from Judith Munter Dean of Graduate College of Education at SFSU and a closing keynote from Associate Director of Parent’s Place Stephanie Agnew. Participants also had the opportunity to choose workshops by transitional kindergarten teachers, special educators, early childhood mentor teachers, or workshops on teacher credentialing.
This conference is designed for students to Learn about teaching as a profession an hear stories about the personal, professional, and educational backgrounds necessary to work with children and to assist in understanding the requirements of working in various educational settings.
Article by Kristina Brower