edTPA Submission Dates
Deadline dates for submission of edTPA videos are as follows:
Foreign Language - Thursday, November 5
All Other Licensure Areas - Thursday, November 12
Assistance with video editing and submission will be available:
- Mondays, Nov. 2 and Nov. 9, 4:00 to 8:00 pm – Room 312
- Tuesday, Nov. 3 and Nov. 10, 5:00 to 6:30 pm – Room 312
- Wednesday, Nov. 4 and Nov. 11, 5:00 to 8:00 pm – Room 307
- Thursdays, Nov. 5 and Nov. 12, 5:00 to 8:00 pm – Room 307
- Friday, Nov. 6, 8:00 am to 1:00 pm and 3:00 – 5:00 pm – Room 312
To speed up the editing and submission time, it is recommended that you review your video and note the start and stop times of the segments you wish to use. This should be done prior to coming in to edit and submit your video.
Preadmission Advising for those entering the College of Education is available in Central Hower 303. Hours are as follows:
- Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 8:30 am - 4:00 pm by appointment only
- Tuesday, Thursday - 8:30 am - 4:00 pm walk-in advising
Student Services may be contacted at (330) 972-7750.
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LeBron James partners with UA in scholarship program for local children
College of Education renamed
New course offered for Spring 2016
I PROMISE Urban Youth Mentoring
The University of Akron, in partnership with the LeBron James Family Foundation and the Akron Public Schools, is offering a new course for Spring 2016: I PROMISE Urban Youth Mentoring. This course is open to all University of Akron students. UA students will mentor local youth and help them to develop positive life skills while they fulfill their PROMISE to LeBron.
Enrollment begins soon. Sign up and make a difference in a child’s life!
Tk20 Update for Fall
Usernames to be emailed to new users
You should soon be receiving an email containing your username and password. All Tk20 emails will be sent to your UA email address, so be sure to check it regularly -- and make sure Tk20 messages are not sent to your spam folder.
As soon as you receive your user information, log in to Tk20 to be sure the login works. Once you are logged in, click on the Courses tab and make sure all of your courses that require Tk20 are listed.
If you cannot log in, or if one or more of your courses is missing, contact us and we will help you resolve the issue.
UA and Soap Box Derby partner on STEM education for eighth graders
With National Science Foundation grant, researchers will seek to increase students’ enthusiasm for careers in STEM, beginning with 8th grade science students in Akron Public Schools.
Progress report on Zook Hall renovation
Construction on Zook Hall, home of the College of Education, is currently on track for completion by February 2016.
Community outreach program initiated at UA benefits area students
Thanks to a $75,000 Community Connectors grant, UA and its partners have launched a new mentoring program that will reach up to 100 10th graders at Barberton High School.
- October 26, 2015
Latin American Symposium on Education and Research