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10.12.2017

On October 16-17, 2017, the nationwide community of computer science educators, researchers, activists, and supporters will convene at the 2017 CSforAll Summit to celebrate progress and announce new...

 
10.04.2017

UTeach Director Michael Marder co-authored a school finance study with Chandra Villanueva of the Center for Public Policy Priorities. The report details the effect of Legislative budget cuts on Texas public schools.

Marder said, “After...

 
09.26.2017

So much of how we live our lives today is informed by advances in computing and computer science, from posting photographs of our lunches on Instagram to research in genetic mapping. Many jobs exist today that didn’t 20 years ago, thanks to...

 
09.25.2017

UTeach is a program to prepare STEM teachers at universities. It began at UT Austin 20 years ago, and has been adopted...

 
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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