Chancellor's Alumni Excellence Award
We would like to recongize COPE alumni†Dr. Kathleen Robinson as the recipient of the 2015 Chancellor's Alumni Excellence Award. The Chancellor's Almuni Excellence Award honors graduates who have made significant contributions to society and whose accomplishments and career achievements reflect the excellence of the university. Dr. Kathleen Robinson received her Masters of Education from TWU in 1970. On Spetember 21, 2015 she will be honored for her distinguished career in education and community development. Congratulations Dr. Robinson on receiving this prestigious award. The†powerpoint presentation will be presented during the Chancellor's Alumni Excellence Award Luncheon.
TWUís Second Annual New Teachers Academy took place on the Denton campus on Tuesday, July 21. The NTA focuses on providing tailored professional development activities to support our recent graduates as they enter the teaching profession. The free, one day workshop consisted of topic sessions, forums and speakers addressing the relevant issues that new teachers face in the classroom. The Keynote Speaker for the opening session was Mrs. Devin Moss, a 2014 graduate of Texas Womanís University who, in her first year of teaching first grade at Lewisville Elementary School, was named the schoolís 2014-2015 outstanding teacher.
Other sessions addressed topics such as Tips & Tricks to Survive Your First Year of Teaching, Utilizing Google Classroom, and Supporting High Quality Instruction for English Language Learners.. Click below to see more pictures from this yearís New Teacher Academy. Plans are already underway for next summerís NTA. See more.