The SOE Alumni Relaitons Office is planning to host events in conjunction with the below national conferences. If you plan to attend any of the below and would like to participate, please contact Jen Yeager at firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-516-8995. Thank you and we hope to see you there!
San Diego, California
For more information on the IACP, visit their website here
San Franciso, CA
More information can be found on the ACA website.
San Antonio, TX
Theme: Knowledge to Action: Achieving the Promise of Equal Educational Opportunity
For more information on the AERA annual meeting, visit their website here.
Education Based Latino Outreach (EBL0, a non-profit organization, provides educational and cultural lessons and activities to Latino children whose parents are Spanish speaking. These children need extra help academically, and some are one, or more than one grade level behind. Children in grades 4-8 need assistance from bi-lingual Spanish speakers, but teachers can translate for non-Spanish speakers. The schedules run from 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. or 6 p.m. at three Baltimore City Public Schools:
John Ruhrah Elementary/Middle School
Armistead Gardens Elementary/Middle School
Lakeland Elementary/Middle School
Tutoring and mentoring can either be one-on-one or in groups in homework assistance, math, English language acquisition, Spanish language acquisition, and interactive computer activities. If you are interested in applying or have questions, please email Kelly E. Crawford.
The Office of Student Affairs maintains a full listing of external volunteer opportunities here. For more information about any of the following volunteer opportunities,please contact Jennifer Yeager in the Alumni Relations office at email@example.com or 410-516-8995.
The U.S. Department of Education is offering fellowships to teachers interested in contributing their classroom expertise to the national dialogue. Teaching Ambassador Fellowship program offers two separate year-long paid positions: the Washington Fellowship is a full-time appointment based at the Department's Headquarters in Washington and the Classroom Fellowship enables teachers to stay on the job and participate on a part-time basis for the Department.