News and Events

Empowering Indiana Teachers to Empower Students

Ball State University’s Teachers College has created low-cost, 4-week, just-in-time modules for classroom teachers who wish to elevate their teaching effectiveness to an even higher level. These all-online, $199 professional development courses are aligned with Indiana’s evaluation standards, whether you are using RISE, TAP, or another system. The courses will be taught by Ball State professors. The next series of four-week, online 2015 modules begins January 26. Group pricing is available to school districts. Learn more.

Upcoming Events at Teachers College

Take the Stairs
Challenge has begun!
Be sure to log your stairs or laps. Contact Marilynn Quick or your team captain if you have questions.

Cardinal Teacher Education Preview Nights
Tuesday, January 27 and Wednesday, January 28, 5 — 6:15 p.m.
Teachers College, Room 112
Students: Mark your calendar now for this important meeting regarding DP1 and DP2!
Classroom teachers, faculty and students will share important resources and information to support your success in one of the nation's top education programs. Don't miss this program!
INFO: Dr. James Stroud

Attention 2015-16 Student Teaching Application Meetings :
You must attend one of the following dates if you have completed DP2:

Tuesday, February 3, 5 - 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, February 4, 8 - 9:30 a.m.
Wednesday, February 4, 5 - 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, February 5, 2 - 3:30 p.m.
All meetings take place in AJ 175.
Questions: contact or (765) 285-1861

Educational Policy and Public Education:
The Myths, the Hoaxes and the Realities Facing American Schools

featuring David C. Berliner, 2015 John R. Emens Distinguished Professorship Lecturer
Thursday, February 5, 7 p.m.
Alumni Center, Assembly Hall
(book signing to follow: 50 Myths and Lies that Threaten America’s Public Schools)

Dean's Sabbatical Lecture Series

Lawrence H. Gerstein, Ph.D. (Februrary 19, 1 p.m.)
Serena Shim (March 11, 10:30 a.m.)