College of Education and Professional Studies

Dr. Susan Scott
Faculty Sponsor

Ms. Nina Coerver
Coordinator of School Partnerships
Teacher Education

2019 Prospective Teacher Academy

  • Registration Form

(Registration for the Prospective Teachers Academy is now closed as we have met our capacity. Thank you for your interest.)

Primary Goal:

The Prospective Teachers Academy provides an in-depth look at the path through the teacher education program at UCO.  The goal is to help incoming freshman save time, money and feel more in charge of their educational journey.

  • Provides cost-free workshops regarding Teacher Education to Oklahoma high school juniors and seniors from all over the state.
  • Develop relationships with faculty and staff within the College of Education and Professional Studies.
  • Provides Teacher Education information, a complimentary lunch, t-shirts, and books that aid in college success and inspire teaching.
  • Equips participants with a notebook containing resource materials, flash drive, and promotional items designed to encourage further exploration of teacher education.

Prospective Teachers Academy:

Prospective Teacher Academy Participants

Prospective Teachers Academy participants will learn about the following:

  • All aspects of Teacher Education
  • Prospective Teacher Connection – a freshman bridge to the teacher preparation program
  • Introduced the Urban Teacher Preparation Academy
  • Leadership on campus
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Certification testing
  • Understanding the degree sheet
  • Academic Success strategies
  • Future Educators Living Learning Community

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