UNCW groups on campus hold a Halloween Carnival on October 28 for young kids in the community. Teaching Fellows will have our own table with games and prizes. Must dress up in appropriate Halloween costumes! This event does not need any more volunteers. Contact Tara Tillman (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Katie Wakefield (email@example.com) for more information.
October 29, we need volunteers to conduct practice interviews for 6 Teaching Fellows Applicants at South Brunswick High School. You will conduct 15 minute interviews with each student, and give them feedback and suggestions. Contact Amy at firstname.lastname@example.org by Oct. 26th to attend. This counts as a RECRUITMENT event.
We will be handing out water on November 1 to runners as they pass. No TF is required to run in this event. We need TWO more volunteers. Contact Jessica Dalere at email@example.com or 704-796-9882 to sign up by October 23.
Career Day at Leland Middle School
On November 4, we need 2-3 volunteers between 8:30-11:00 am.You will be answering questions about a career in teaching and studying education. Every 15 minutes you will meet a new group of students to answer questions. E-mail Amy at firstname.lastname@example.org by October 30 to sign up. This counts as a RECRUITMENT event.
Outreach at YMCA
We need volunteers for the Veterans Day Holiday Camp at the Wilmington Family YMCA on November 4. This all-day Holiday camps take place from 7:30am until 6:00pm and run various activities. You can either sign up for the 7:30 am-12:30 pm shift or 12:30 pm-6:00 pm shift. Usual activities include group games, swimming, structured gym time, arts and crafts, and educational focus time. The afternoon shift will go on a field trip to the Aquarium in Fort Fisher. E-mail Lauren Blue to sign up at email@example.com. You must e-mail Julia Royall (firstname.lastname@example.org) from the YMCA to receive a volunteer application prior to volunteering.
Help the Teaching Fellows remember all of our wonderful memories from throughout the semester. Volunteers will meet on Sunday, November 8 at 6:45.
Contact Jill Baldwin at email@example.com to sign up for this event.
Come play kickball at the field outside of Schwartz with all of your Teaching Fellows friends! It will be a class vs. class tournament on November 10 at 5:15. Sign up in your Teaching Fellow’s Class! Your class reps will announce it and there will be a sign-up sheet available. Each class should wear a different color t-shirt (Freshmen-Teal, Sophomores-White, Juniors- Yellow, Seniors- Navy). We look forward to seeing everybody on the field! Contact Tara Tillman (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Katie Wakefield (email@example.com).
Trip to Charleston
On November 14 and 15, we will travel to Charleston Saturday morning and attend a special Plantation Days demonstration at Middleton Place. We will also go on a Ghost Walk Historic Tour on Saturday night. Only 14 Teaching Fellows can go on this trip. TFs will need to pay for their own food, but will be reimbursed up to $30. This trip is full and will no longer accept sign-ups!
Meet the State Director
We will host a small "get together" for the state director of Teaching Fellows, Kerry Mebane on November 16. We need some Fellows here to meet and greet, showing him why our program is one of the best. If you are interested in being a part of this meeting, contact Tyler Shumate at firstname.lastname@example.org. This will NOT count as an event.
Minority College Fair
We need three volunteers to represent the Teaching Fellows program at the 6th Annual Minority College Fair on November 19th from 5:30-9:00 pm. Business attire is required. The event is at Union Missionary Baptist Church. Contact Amy at email@example.com to sign up.
Teacher of the Year Visit
On November 19, Teacher of they Year, Jessica Garner, will be here to speak about cultural competence with a global theme and bringing relevance to the classroom. We will meet from 6:00-8:00 pm in EB 162. Contact Chakyra Cherry at firstname.lastname@example.org or 704-517-7212.
This counts as a CONFERENCE event.
December Social Talent Show
Show off all of your talent at the December Social on December 2! Sign up with your class representative!