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Unformatted text preview: Pre-Class Question 10/18/11 Discuss Quality Schooling in light of issues raised by Lee , Brown , and Nation at Risk . Quiz tonight ! Outlines back this week Proposals due Friday (5710 only) On Tuesday, October 25th: On Tuesday, October 25th: Find out how YOU can: Earn a Minor in Education x The Minor/Concentration is Open to ALL MAJORS! -Or- Get Certified to Teach! x Open to Science, Agriculture & Engineering Majors! x Leads to High School Ag. or Science Teaching License Join as an undergraduate & prepare to complete your M.A.T. program in just 2 additional semesters! Applications accepted year-round INFO SESSION: 4:30 p.m.; 119 Kennedy Hall INFO SESSION: 4:30 p.m.; 119 Kennedy Hall Pizza and beverages will be served. Can’t Attend? Just contact [email protected] for Info Cornell Farmworker Program Summer Internship Program Would you like to be paid to work with the Cornell Farmworker Program while conduc9ng research and educa9onal outreach to address the needs of farmworkers in New York State? Internship research topics may include: Conducting research to assess farmworker needs Providing on-farm workshops including: English as a Second Language, Chemical Safety, and Emergency Planning Surveying farmworker services and their usage Examining farmworker perspectives on labor issues Canvassing immigration concerns and developing relevant extension materials Researching opportunities for domestic Fair Trade- consumer surveys, the experience of distributing premiums to farmworkers, and production trends. Applica9on deadline: March 5, 2011 Applica9on instruc9ons at: [email protected] Email: [email protected] to request an interview Teach for China Interested in traveling abroad? Want a job that will make a difference? Consider applying to be a TFC Teaching Fellow. Assigned to 2 year posts in understaffed, low-income schools in China’s Yunnan Province. Intensive training, free room and board and a stipend for the duration of the Fellowship. Upcoming information sessions: Thursday, October 20, 4:30 PM, Rockefeller 132- NO knowledge of Mandarin is necessary to apply. John Dewey The Purpose of Schools Dewey’s Goals for Schools !...
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