The College of Education is launching the Center for the Advancement of Paraprofessionals to offer professional development for paraprofessional educators, including education assistants and others working with students in K-12 schools in roles that don’t require a teaching license.
The College of Education and Q-Loop Productions debuted a new video about WOU’s Bilingual Teacher Scholars program in late January – an ambitious program that aims to help Oregon’s teaching force more closely match the state’s increasingly diverse student demographics.
Bobilynn Regensburger, an undergraduate in the Early Childhood Studies program, shares reflections on the National Association for the Education of Young Children's annual conference, which was held virtually in November of 2020.
Western Oregon University’s Land AcknowledgementWestern Oregon University in Monmouth, OR is located within the traditional homelands of the Luckiamute Band of Kalapuya. Following the Willamette Valley Treaty of 1855 (Kalapuya etc. Treaty), Kalapuya people were forcibly removed to reservations in Western Oregon. Today, living descendants of these people are a part of the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde Community of Oregon and the Confederated Tribes of the Siletz Indians.
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