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08.30.2017

During a blazing hot week in north Texas, 67 high school teachers from 18 states and 56 school districts (with more than 40% of those teaching in rural locations) attended the UTeach Computer Science Principles training on the University of...

 
07.25.2017

If you were a middle- or high-school principal looking to fill vacant teaching positions in math and science, what attributes would the ideal candidate possess? Would they have strong content knowledge in their field? Or will they have...

 
07.12.2017

On Monday, July 10, Raise Your Hand Texas Foundation announced its Raising Texas Teachers initiative, which allocates $50 million in...

 
06.12.2017

by Kate York 

When faced with the choice to “go big, or go home” in facilitating Project-Based Instruction (PBI) at UTeach Dallas, Master Teachers Kate York and Katie Donaldson have definitely chosen the former. Pre-service teachers...

 
06.06.2017

This year, UTeach marks 20 years of STEM teacher preparation at The University of Texas at Austin. To show nationwide support for STEM education and...

 
04.22.2017

The UTeach Institute has released an application for institutions of higher education that are interested in implementing a UTeach secondary STEM teacher preparation program.

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02.17.2017

Richard Wright, a UTeach Austin graduate and physics teacher at St. Andrew's Upper School in Austin, has been...

 
01.12.2017

When William Chan, AP environmental science teacher at Clements High School in Sugarland, Texas, moved to the United States from Hong Kong as a teenager, he’d grown accustomed to one pedagogical approach in the classroom: lecture. It wasn’t...

 
01.11.2017

During the 20 years UTeach has prepared teachers, many have asked for evidence that high school students learn more if their teachers come from UTeach. Two recent studies from Texas show that students of UTeach graduates do learn more.

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12.08.2016

This week, UTeach Computer Science joined thousands of organizations in advocating for K–12 computer science (CS). Celebrated annually in December, CSEdWeek highlights...

 

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