Phillips Foundation Announces Upcoming Launch of the Guilford County Healthy Relationships Initiative
Phillips Foundation today announced its latest original program, the Guilford County Healthy Relationships Initiative (HRI). The HRI is a first-of- its-kind, community-wide effort developed by the Foundation in partnership with the UNCG Department of Counseling and Educational Development to improve relational health across Guilford County. The initiative will officially launch in February 2017 at the conclusion of its research and development phase.
Read the full press release here: https://soe.uncg.edu/phillips-foundation-announces-upcoming-launch-of-the-guilford-county-healthy-relationships-initiative/
The SOE Curriculum Committee would like to update you on our deadlines and meeting dates for the remainder of the Fall Semester as well as the Spring Semester.
|Deadline to Submit Forms||SOE Curriculum Meeting Date|
|November 27||December 1|
|January 15||January 19|
|February 5||February 9|
|March 5||March 9|
|March 19||March 23|
Please note: Submissions for curricular changes to the SOE Committee for the Fall 2017 Bulletin must be received by January 15th, and must be approved by the January 19thmeeting. Please submit all forms to Scott Howerton: firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any questions about curricular items please feel free to contact your SOE Curriculum Committee representative.
Many thanks from the Committee,
Anne Akers (LIS)
David Ayers (ELC)
Jill Chouinard (ERM):
Scott Howerton (TEHE, Co-Chair)
Teresa Little (SES, Co-Chair)
Keith Mobley (CED)
UNCG Curriculum Guide: http://curriculumguide.uncg.edu/
Working Papers in Education
Creating Non-Violent Educational Spaces
SOE Faculty and Staff Holiday Party
Join us in the TRC on Friday, December 16 from 1-3 p.m. for hot chocolate and desserts before the winter break!
Faculty First Awards are due on Feb. 28. There will be two workshops on Applying for Faculty First Awards (12/5, 2:00-3:00 pm, and 12/6, 9:00-10:00 am). Register for the workshops at http://workshops.uncg.edu under Office of Research workshops.
Follow this link for an updated list of workshops related to research. It includes several new workshops (see below) For registration and more information, see the document.
- Connecting To and Documenting Community-Engaged Scholarship at UNCG
Additional session added in the spring on 4/5/2016, 12:00-1:00 pm
SOE Instructional Technology: Canvas Arc
UNCG ITS has paid for a trial of Canvas Arc for Spring 2017, an interactive video management system integrated with Canvas.
“Arc is a communication tool that allows instructors and students to actively collaborate through video through all elements of Canvas with a Rich Content Editor (Pages, Discussions, Assignments, etc).”
Turnitin Integration with Canvas
Classroom Technology Support
Contact classroom technical support at 334-5207 for technical and training assistance in UNCG classrooms and conference rooms.
We would like to thank Jennifer Smith Hooks ’76 and Jacob T. Hooks for committing $1,200,000 to UNCG.
We would like to thank Judy Blackwelder Talbert ’61 and John B. Talbert for their $50,000 pledge payment to the Judy Blackwelder Talbert & Daniel Scott Talbert Teacher Education Scholarship.