Upcoming Texas Teacher Circle Events
Texas ELAR and Literacy Teacher Circles invite you for food, community and collaborative conversation about Critical Digital Literacy with Emily Smith
Monday, October 3rd in Fleck 204 from 6-8pm
Facilitator of hive radio, recognized through Austin’s “40 under 40” and profiled as one of Katrina Fried’s “American Teacher: Heroes in the Classroom”
Texas Teacher Circles
The Texas STEM TEACHER circle is a collection of STEM teachers and professionals interested in working together around issues of STEM content. We are made of University Faculty, Pre-service and early career science and math teachers, STEM teacher mentors, school administrators, STEM industry and business representatives and other local stakeholders.
What we do
We hold monthly STEM TEACHER CIRCLE meetings at St. Edward's University and explore some aspect of STEM education. Our sessions focus on STEM content and innovative teaching strategies that promote authentic learning in the classroom.
Areas of Focus
STEM induction through collaborative professional development
Grand Challenges for Engineering
Partnerships between K_12 teachers, pre-service teacher preparation programs and Industry in central Texas
Contact Steven Fletcher for more information about the Science Technology Engineering and Math Circle
“I hope to build each teacher and future teacher’s capacity as powerful agents of change, I want them to ask, ‘How can I do this at my school for my students?’” --Steven Fletcher, Associate Professor of Secondary Education
SEU Teacher Education Induction Program
This page will be used to share information about the SEU Teacher Education Induction Program called the Texas Teacher Circles. SEU currently has three content-specific groups that meet monthly over the school year for Professional Development - the STEM Teacher Circle, The Literacy Teacher Circle, and the EC-6 Teacher Circle. Additional circles (Bilingual, Physical Education) are planned for the 2016-2017 school year.