Spring 2013 Teaching Fellow Events
SC Teacher of the Year Visits AU
South Carolina Teacher of the Year, Amy Mcalister spoke to the Teaching Fellows. Suggestions from Amy McAlister SC State Teacher of the Year:
- You are developing human beings. Don’t lose sight of learning and teach just to the test.
- Don’t assume your students have the same background as you or as each other.
- Go home at the end of the day. Take time for yourself.
- Make a positive change. Be kind.
CERRA Interview Day
On Feb 9, 2013, 9 students traveled to Byrnes Academy to interview, register, or assist interviewees beforehand interviewing for a the Anderson University Teaching Fellows scholarship for Fall 2013.
February 7, 2013 - Kim Bearden - Ron Clark Academy co-founder, executive director, and language arts teacher, is an award-winning educator of over twenty years. Her unique combination of innovation, discipline and creativity transform average classrooms to remarkable learning centers! This event was sponsored by Anderson University Teaching Fellows and Anderson School Districts 4 and 5 and was held in Daniel Recital Hall February 7th at 6:00 PM for teachers and administrators from those districts and Teaching Fellows.