Educators Rising

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Educators Rising (formerly named Future Teachers of America) is a club for students interested in pursuing a career in education. Anyone considering a career as a teacher, counselor, principal, coach, guidance counselor, or one of the many other professions associated with education is welcome to join.

The club will meet once or twice a month and will include activities like guest speakers, field trips to area colleges of education, job shadowing, volunteer activities, participation in state and national conferences, and leadership opportunities.

There is a yearly membership fee of $10 to cover national organization dues, but scholarships are available to cover the fee in cases of economic hardship.

Why join EdRising?

  • Learn more about careers in education

  • Gain access to scholarship opportunities

  • Earn micro-credentials

  • Attend state and national conferences

  • Enter competitions

  • Engage in leadership opportunities

  • Tour area education campuses

  • Hear guest speakers

  • Have fun

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Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022, from 6-9pm

Drop off the kids for an evening of fun while you finish your Christmas shopping . We will entertain them with games, crafts, and popcorn and a movie, and more! Kids from K - 5th grade (potty trained) are welcome, and the cost is $15 per child. All proceeds go to Educators Rising. Print and complete the registration form below and turn it in to MTHS by Wednesday, December 7. Contact Jenny Murphy with questions (jmurphy@mths.us).

VIEW/DOWNLOAD REGISTRATION FORM HERE

2022 - 2023 MEETINGS & EVENTS:

FALL 2022

  • Th, 9/1: meeting, Rm 203, 7:45a

  • Th, 9/15: meeting, 7:15a

  • Th, 9/29: meeting, 7:15a

  • Th, 10/13: meeting, 7:15a

  • Fr, 10/21: ISU CONFERENCE

  • Th, 10/27: meeting, 7:15a

  • W, 11/9: Late Start Poster/Movie Activity

  • Th, 11/10: meeting, 7:15a

  • Th, 12/1: meeting, 7:15a

  • Fr, 12/2: Read @ MGS

  • Sa, 12/10: Parents' Night Out

  • Th, 12/15: meeting, 7:15a

SPRING 2023

  • Th, 1/12: meeting, 7:15a

  • Th, 1/26: meeting, 7:15a

  • Th, 2/9: meeting, 7:15a

  • Th, 2/23: meeting, 7:15a

  • M, 3/6: Ed Rising Illinois CONFERENCE & Competitions

  • Th, 3/9: meeting, 7:15a

  • Th, 3/23: meeting, 7:15a

  • Th, 4/6: meeting, 7:15a

  • Th, 4/20: meeting, 7:15a

  • Th, 5/4: meeting, 7:15a

  • Th, 5/18: meeting, 7:15a

  • Th, 6/29 - Sun, 7/2: Ed Rising National CONFERENCE & Competitions in Orlando

CONTACT:

Jenny Murphy
Teacher Leader
jmurphy@mths.us

Student Officers:

  • Emily A.

  • Rachel C.

  • Sophie S.

  • Ella S.

A good education can change anyone. A good teacher can change everything.

 

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