Thursday, April 28, 2011

2011-2012 Faculty Calendar

August 2011
15 COE Leadership Retreat
24/25 COE Retreat Gage
26 RU Convocation and COE
27 Fall semester begins

Sept 2011
9 Dept /Program** meetings
16 College Council Gage

Oct 2011
14 COE meeting SCH*
21 Dept /Program** meetings

Nov 2011
4 COE meeting
11 Dept /Program** meetings
18 College Council SCH

Dec 2011
2 COE meeting Gage*
9 Dept /Program** meetings
16 Commencement

January 2012
7 Spring semester begins
20 COE Retreat SCH
27 Dept /Program** meetings

Feb 2012
9/13 AACTE in Chicago
17 Dept /Program** meetings
24 College Council Gage

March 2012
5-9 Spring Break
16 Dept /Program** meetings
23 COE meeting Gage*

April 2012
6 DLC Capstone Conference
13 Dept /Program** meetings
20 College Council SCH
27 Commencement

* Decision about the need and purpose for these meetings to be discussed at 8/25/11 COE Retreat.
** Program faculty to determine date and time of program meetings if these dates pose a problem.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Career Services for Student Teachers and Others at RU

Roosevelt has an Office of Career Development that will assist student teachers and others with their job search. Follow the link below to set up an online job search file that you may share with prospective employers.

More info about the Office of Career Development and the services they offer can be found at this link here:

Friday, January 7, 2011

Faculty and Students: Current Department Structure & Contact Information

The College of Education has two departments, each of which has a chair. Many programs in the college have a program coordinator. If students need assistance beyond that which an instructor or advisor can provide, they should contact the following people:

Department of Curriculum Studies: Nona Burney, Chair

1. Elementary Education - Judy Gouwens, Coordinator
2. Secondary Education - Linda Pincham, Coordinator
3. Early Childhood Education - contact Nona Burney

Department of Specialized Studies: Renate Rohde, Interim Chair

1. Special Education - Sharon Grant, Coordinator
2. Language and Literacy (Reading) - Margaret Policastro, Coordinator
3. Counseling - contact Renate Rohde
4. Educational Leadership - Tom Kersten, Coordinator
5. Teacher Leadership - Tom Kersten, Coordinator

Contact information is available through the Directory at the top of the RU homepage. A list of advisors in the College of Education is available on the COE website, as well as information about student teaching and field placement.