Workshop to explain teaching fellowship program
Posted on October 09, 2012
Grand Valley State University’s W.K. Kellogg Foundation’s Woodrow Wilson Michigan Teaching Fellowship Program Office and the Frederik Meijer Office of Fellowships are hosting a workshop for students interested in applying for the W.K. Kellogg Woodrow Wilson Michigan Teaching Fellowship.
The session will be held on Thursday, October 11, from 5-6 p.m. in Kirkhof Center, room 2264. The workshop will focus on the award and application process.
Graduating seniors, graduates, and professionals changing careers who have majored in or have a strong professional background in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields who have interest in teaching math or science in high-need high schools are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants should have attained or expect to attain a bachelor’s degree by June 30, 2013.
The fellowship offers rigorous preparation, extensive clinical immersion in secondary classrooms, and ongoing mentoring. Each Fellow will receive a Fellowship in exchange for a three-year commitment to teach in a high-need secondary school. Grand Valley has partnered with Grand Rapids Public Schools, Godfrey-Lee Public Schools, Kentwood Public Schools and Muskegon Public Schools.
For more information, visit gvsu.edu/fellowships or email Barbara LaBeau (firstname.lastname@example.org).