Chapman University’s College of Educational Studies invite you and your teachers to the very first celebration of the Day of the Teacher / Dia del Maestro on Friday, May 11, 2012 from 5-7pm. Doors to the Sandhu Residence and Conference Center open at 4:30pm. Los Amigos of Orange County and the Orange County Children’s Therapeutic Arts Center are joining us in celebrating you! We want to honor teachers because of the wonderful work that teachers do with students every single day. There will be lots of fun activities to honor teachers, and light refreshments. Veteran teachers, school administrators, community representatives, new teachers, and students will share their most memorable teacher stories. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to hear live performers and an open microphone period to share your stories too!
The news of the horrible shooting at the movie theater in Lafayette, Louisiana yesterday, and the heroism of the teachers present in that situation initiates, for all of us, an opportunity to reflect on the heroism of teachers. I am not at all surprised that these fellow teachers took the actions they did during this
Recently, The Los Angeles Times broke the story about a plan to put more than half of all Los Angeles children into charter schools in the next few years. This caused a lot of discussion among CES faculty and staff. Monday, October 5, is World Teacher Day, and it seems an appropriate time to share
“Un aplauso por favor,” says Patricia Huerta, the founder and director of Padres Unidos (translation: Parents United), an Orange County-based parent education and support program, as she leads the a discussion at the nearby Orange County Juvenile Hall. “Applause, please,” and the room full of parents breaks into thunderous applause. Applause. Smiles. Hugs. That’s what
On Monday, September 21, 2015 internationally known Visual Sociologist, Dr. Eric Margolis will be visiting Chapman University to give a public keynote lecture on the state of visual research titled “Visual Research: The Artful Sciences”. His keynote will take place in Argyros Forum 209BC at 6:30pm and is open to the Chapman community. This event,