Oct 01, 2014

 

Especially for Students (Official Notices)

APPLICATIONS FOR INDIVIDUALS PLANNING TO STUDENT TEACH IN FALL 2015 OR SPRING 2016 NOW AVAILABLE
Applications for individuals planning to student teach in Fall 2015 or Spring 2016 are now available through the Department of Student Teaching website.

To complete the application, you will need a current transcript, an up-to-date resume (saved as a pdf), and a writing sample addressing specific criteria (saved as a pdf). You can request a digital copy of your transcript (Issued to Student) be sent to you via email by contacting the Registrar's Office. If you need assistance with preparing your resume, please contact Career Services. Finally, specification/requirements for the writing sample can be found here. The application for 2015-2016 has changed dramatically, so if you have previously started or completed an application, you will need to complete a new application through the website. Completed applications are due no later than Oct. 31. If you have questions, please email Doug Bower at djbower@eiu.edu.

JAN E HICKOX, CEPS
Posted: Oct 01, 2014


READING CENTER WORKSHOP
Are you a visual learner? Organizing information and creating visual representations and graphic organizers can help you study. Learn about different ways to create graphic organizers to enhance your study sessions at the Reading Center Workshop. Join us from 1-2 p.m. in the Reading Center, Room 1320, in Buzzard Hall on Oct. 16. All workshops are free, but early sign-up is encouraged along with walk-ins on the day of the workshop.

BRITNEY WHITEHEAD, EC/ELE/MLE
Posted: Sep 26, 2014


SELECTIVE SERVICE
As a requirement for a number of federal and state benefits, young men under the age of 26 are required to register for Selective Service. Current and potential Eastern students should visit here for additional information.

ERIC S. DAVIDSON, Associate Director, Health Service
Posted: Sep 25, 2014


CHARLES AND ELIZABETH HUBER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
Applications are now available for the Charles and Elizabeth Huber Education Scholarship. The recipient must be a full-time undergraduate student with sophomore or higher standing, enrolled in a teacher education program and be in good academic standing. Further, the recipient must be a graduate of an Illinois high school. Applications are available in the CEPS Deanís Office, 1420 Buzzard Hall. All application materials are due to the CEPS Deanís office by 4 p.m. Oct. 15, 2014.

JAN HICKOX, College of Education and Professional Studies
Posted: Sep 15, 2014


DONALD & LUCILLE TAYLOR MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Applications are now available for the Donald and Lucille Taylor Memorial Scholarship. The recipient for the Taylor Scholarship must be a full-time undergraduate student, enrolled in a teacher education program and accepted to Eastern Illinois University. Further, the recipientís GPA must be in the top quartile of CEPS majors. He/she must be involved in college and departmental activities. Applications are available in the CEPS Deanís Office, 1420 Buzzard Hall. All application materials are due to the CEPS Deanís Office by 4 p.m. Oct. 15, 2014.

JAN HICKOX, CEPS
Posted: Sep 15, 2014


RACHEL STAPP TEACHING SCHOLARSHIP
Applications are now available for the Rachel Stapp Teaching Scholarship. The recipient must be a full-time undergraduate student, majoring in elementary or secondary education. The recipient must have attained sophomore or higher status and be in good academic standing. Preference will be given to a graduate of Brownstown (Ill.) High School with a secondary preference to a candidate from any high school in Fayette County, Ill. If there is not a viable candidate from either of these preferences, then the best overall application will be selected. Financial need is a consideration. Applications are available in the CEPS Deanís Office, 1420 Buzzard Hall. All application materials are due to the CEPS Deanís Office by 4 p.m. Oct. 15, 2014.

JAN HICKOX, CEPS
Posted: Sep 15, 2014


ROBERT G. BUZZARD PRESIDENTIAL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Applications are now available for the Robert G. Buzzard Memorial Scholarship. The recipient for the Buzzard Scholarship must be a full-time undergraduate student, enrolled in a teacher education program, accepted to Eastern Illinois University, and earned University Approval to take Teacher Education courses. Further, the recipient must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and have demonstrated potential for scholarship, leadership and service within the field of education. Applications are available in the CEPS Deanís Office, 1420 Buzzard Hall. All application materials are due to the CEPS Deanís Office by 4 p.m. Oct. 15, 2014.

JAN HICKOX, College of Education and Professional Studies
Posted: Sep 15, 2014


CHARLES L. JOLEY AND FAMILY DEAN'S SCHOLARSHIP IN EDUCATION
Applications are now available for the Charles L. Joley and Family Deanís Scholarship in Education. The recipient must be a full-time student, accepted to EIU, and majoring in a program leading to teacher licensure. Further, the recipient must have attained sophomore or higher status and be in good academic standing. Preference shall be given to a non-traditional student (such as a single parent), as well as to financial need. Priority preference shall be given to a recipient who is determined to have significant dedication and potential in the field of education and is found to be facing significant challenges in financing their preparation for teaching. Applications are available in the CEPS Deanís Office, 1420 Buzzard Hall. All application materials are due to the CEPS Deanís office by 4 p.m. Oct. 15, 2014.

JAN HICKOX, CEPS
Posted: Sep 15, 2014


BUFFENMEYER FRIEND SCHOLARSHIP
Applications are now available for the Buffenmeyer Friend Scholarship. The recipient must be a graduate of Charleston High School with preference going to incoming freshmen. The recipient must be a full-time undergraduate majoring in career and technical education (with an emphasis in business education), special education and/or recreation administration) and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Applications are available in the CEPS Deans Office, 1420 Buzzard Hall, or in the School of Technology, 1014 Klehm Hall. All application materials are due to the CEPS Deanís Office by 4 p.m. Oct. 15, 2014.

JAN HICKOX, College of Education and Professional Studies
Posted: Sep 15, 2014


UNIVERSITY ADMISSION TO TEACHER EDUCATION MEETINGS
Students must attend a meeting to formally apply for University Admission to Teacher Education and to initiate the selection process. The College of Education and Professional Studies schedules meetings each semester. The required formal application form is distributed and collected during the meetings, and the rules and regulations concerning selection, admission to and retention in teacher education are explained. Students who have not previously applied must attend a meeting.

The following meetings are available for Fall Semester 2014 to initiate the process: Tuesday, Sept. 23 (6-6:50 p.m.); Monday, Oct. 13 (6-6:50 p.m.); and Wednesday, Nov. 19 (5-5:50 p.m.). Pre-registration to attend a meeting is NOT required. All meetings are held in 1501 Buzzard Hall.

JAN HICKOX, CEPS
Posted: Aug 25, 2014





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