During National Teacher Appreciation Week (May 1–5, 2017), UTeach programs across the country hosted local celebrities and civic leaders participating in STEM lessons in local schools.
Here’s a sampling of what UTeach programs did:
- UTeach Austin, University of Texas at Austin: Local TV newscaster Quita Culpepper will co-teach a science lesson at a middle school with a UTeach alumna and a UTeach student teacher.
- FSUTeach Florida State University: FSU President Thrasher co-taught at 6th-grade science lesson in a local middle school.)
- UABTeach, University of Alabama, Birmingham: Noah Galloway, a veteran, motivational speaker, and “Dancing with the Stars” contestant, will co-teach a lesson in a local school.
- WVUteach, West Virginia University: WVU President E. Gordon Gee will teach an inquiry-based math lesson alongside a WVUteach student teacher at an elementary school.
Follow along on Twitter with #uteachweek!