Future Teachers Academy
November 9, 2018
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Open to Maine high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors, the Future Teachers Academy is for students who are interested in exploring the field of education. Students will be able to participate in a daylong, hands-on and experiential teaching environment inspired by STEAM-based curriculum at Thomas College. School of Education faculty will be your professors for the day.
This academy is free and includes morning snacks and lunch. Students will get a chance to participate in workshops, create projects, and will be able to take a tour of the College after the day concludes.
8:30-9: Registration in AD205A – snacks & beverage
9-9:20: Introductions and set-up of the day
9:30-10:15 : Student Panel Discussion
10:15-11: Da Vinci Bridges, Dr. Biffle
11:00-11:45: Cell Art, Dr. Cook Whitt
11:45 pm-1:30: Campus tour
1:30-2:15: Educational Game Design, Dr. Thompson
2:15-3: A Day’s Review