Kansas high school students looking toward the future have the opportunity to see if they want to be among the future generation of teachers, coaches, counselors, education researchers, speech therapists – every profession that begins with a degree in education.
Applications are being accepted for the 26th annual Kansas Future Teacher Academy; the application is available at http://www.emporia.edu/jones/kfta/. Current high school freshmen, sophomores and juniors are eligible to apply. Applications need to be submitted by April 11, 2015.
The Kansas Future Teacher Academy is held on the campus of Emporia State University from Sunday, June 7 to Thursday, June 11. During this time, academy participants will work with education faculty from area school sdistricts, ESU education faculty, academy alumni, the 2015 National Teachers Hall of Fame inductees, the 2015 Kansas Teacher of the Year Team, and the 2015 Kansas Master Teachers.
If you, or a student, has any questions, do not hesitate to contact me.
Dr. Roger Caswell
National Board Certified Teacher
(2002, renewed 2011)
Flint Hills Chapter of PDK, President
Flint Hills Writing Project of NWP, Co-site Director
Kansas Future Teacher Academy, Executive Director
Kansas Teacher Hall of Fame, Board
Bill Martin Jr. Picture Book Award of KRA, Chair
Jones Institute for Educational Excellence
Emporia State University