Continuing Professional Education

TWU’s College of Professional Education is an approved Texas Education Agency Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Provider. Texas educators are required to renew their standard Texas certificate every five years by completing a minimum number of CPE hours through an approved CPE provider. CPE credit only will be awarded to educators who hold a Standard Certificate.

For more information on CPE standards and documentation of CPE credits, visit the TEA's Continuing Professional Education Information webpage.

Click on the following links to see information and registration for upcoming events. Registration is required for all seminars and workshops.

November

Professor's Corner: Guy Litton, PhD

Professor's Corner: A Literary Discussion Group

The Spiritual and Psychological Wilderness of Mary Rowlandson's Captivitiy Narrative

Presenter: Guy Litton, Ph.D., Associate Professor of English, Texas Woman's University
Nov. 12, 2018 — 7-8:30 p.m.
Denton South Branch Library
Cost: Free

CPE Credits: 2

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December

Professor's Corner: Brian Fehler, PhD

Professor's Corner: A Literary Discussion Group

Visions of the Afterlife in the works of Elizabeth Stuart Phelps and Mark Twain

Presenter: Brian Fehler, Associate Professor of English, Texas Woman's University
Dec. 10, 2018 — 7-8:30 p.m.
Denton South Branch Library
Free

CPE Credits: 2

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January 2019

Professor's Corner: Gretchen Busl, PhD

Professor's Corner: A Literacy Discussion Group

Unique narrators in literature

Presenter: Gretchen Busl, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of English, Texas Woman's University
Jan. 14, 2019, 7-8:30 p.m.
Denton South Branch Library
Cost: Free

CPE Credits: 2

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T-TESS Training (Initial Certification)

T-TESS Training (Initial Certification)

Presenter: Laura Trujillo-Jenks, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Educational Leadership, Texas Woman's University
Jan. 22, 2019 — 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: Stoddard Hall 202A
Cost: $50

CPE Hours: 6

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Coaching Field Supervisor Training for Professional Certifications

Coaching Field Supervisor Training for Professional Certifications

Presenter: Laura Trujillo-Jenks, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Educational Leadership, Texas Woman's University
Jan. 23, 2019 — 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: Stoddard Hall 202A
Cost: $50

CPE Credits: 6

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February 2019

Professor's Corner: William Benner, PhD

Professor's Corner: A Literary Discussion Group

The Early Poetry of Jorge Luis Borges

Presenter: William Benner, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Spanish, Texas Woman's University
Feb. 11, 2019 — 7-8:30 p.m.
Denton South Branch Library
Cost: Free

CPE Credits: 2

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Engineering is Elementary

Water, Water Everywhere: Designing Water Filters with Engineering is Elementary

Presenter: Mandy Biggers, Ph.D., Trainer for Engineering is Elementary; Science Education Program Coordinator
Feb. 23, 2019 — 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: TBD
Cost: $25

CPE Credits: 6

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Universal Design for Learning in Your School Library

Universal Design for Learning in Your School Library

Presenters: Jennifer Moore, Ph.D., Aaron Elkins, Ph.D., and Sarah Evans, Ph.D., faculty in the School of Library and Information Studies at Texas Woman's Universtiy

This program will be offered online (synchronous). Date, time and location are TBD.

Cost: $10

CPE Credit: 1

Registration information to come

March 2019

Professor's Corner: AnaLouise Keating, PhD

Professor's Corner: A Literary Discussion Group

Social Protest Poetry of the 20th and 21st Centuries

Presenter: AnaLouise Keating, Ph.D., Professor of Multicultural Women's and Gender Studies, Texas Woman's University
March 4, 2019 — 7-8:30 p.m.
Denton South Branch Library
Cost: Free

CPE Credits: 2

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April 2019

Professor's Corner: Genevieve West, PhD

Professor's Corner: A Literary Discussion Group

Gender Bias and Colorism in Harlem Renaissance Stories by Marita Bonner and Rudolph Fisher

Presenter: Genevieve West, Ph.D., professor and chair, Department of English, Speech and Foreign Languages, Texas Woman's University
April 8, 2019 — 7-8:30 p.m.
Denton South Branch Library
Cost: Free

CPE Credits: 2

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June 2019

PBIS/Classroom Management Support Workshop

PBIS/Classroom Management Support Workshop

Presenter:Diane Myers, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Teacher Education, Texas Woman's University
June 10, 2019 — 9 a.m.-Noon
Location: Stoddard 202A
Cost: $50

CPE Credits: 2

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July 2019

New Teacher Academy

New Teacher Academy

Presenters: Sarah McMahan, Ph.D., and Rebecca Fredrickson, Ed.D., Associate Professors of Teacher Education, Texas Woman's University
July 16, 2019 — Time TBD
Location: TBD

CPE Credits: 6

Registration information to come

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