What is SAGA Innovations?
What is SAGA Innovations?
The Literacy Lab places rigorously trained, full-time tutors in high-need preschools and elementary schools, helping close the resource gap for schools so they can close the literacy gap for students. Literacy Lab tutors work full-time for one year with school staff and literacy experts to implement structured, evidence-based interventions with age 3 to grade 3 students on a daily basis.
The Institute for Public History at UVA has internships available for this summer in Richmond, VA. Positions are paid, and require 300 hours of work. Note that housing is not provided. Undergrads, May 2017 graduates, and graduate students are all eligible to apply. All majors are welcome to apply as well.
LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA -- Richmond, VA -- Online collections management and women's history research
Interested in Teaching at Independent Schools? Peter Hufnagel, Dean of Faculty at the Miller School of Albemarle, will give a talk on independent schools--what is distinctive about teaching at such schools (especially boarding schools) and what they look for in applicants.
WHEN: Friday, March 24 at 2:00 PM
WHERE: Faculty Lounge on the second floor of Bryan Hall (Room 229)
SPEAKER: Peter Hufagel, Dean of Faculty at the Miller School of Albemarle
From UVA Today
Companies from Google to Ford have begun offering mindfulness courses to their employees, arguing that the benefits – more productive, engaged and healthier employees – far outweigh the costs.
At the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce, marketing professor David Mick teaches a popular “Wisdom and Well-Being” course equipping business students with philosophical concepts and mindfulness practices that could improve their personal and professional lives.
Day in the Life is a Community Service Learning initiative administered by the Curry School of Education. DITL supports teaching and service learning by connecting UVA/Curry students with local public schools. Community partner sites are located in Charlottesville City schools (CCS), Albemarle County schools (ACPS) and area community agencies.
The mission of the LGBTQ Center is to foster the development of LGBTQ students, faculty, staff, alumni, and allies. Founded under the Office of the Dean of Students in 2001, with generous financial support from the Serpentine Society, the LGBTQ Center works to raise awareness and inclusion of sexual and gender diversities through programs, outreach, and services that support the advancement of the LGBTQ community.
WHAT: Education Policy Trek
WHEN: Friday, March 24, 2017 from 8 AM - 5 PM
WHERE: Washington, D.C.
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Interested in Education and/or Policy? Come along on the Education Policy Trek, where we will visit various companies related to education policy so you can learn more about the field! We will be visiting....
9:30 AM - AMERICAN YOUTH POLICY FORUM - Learn More
The Eleanor Roosevelt Center at Val-Kill, located in Hyde Park, NY, is seeking individuals to fill Group Leader positions. Job Descriptions for the Girls' Leadership Worldwide and Boy's Leadership Worldwide Programs are below.
Kelsey Johnson is currently a third year student majoring in Economics at UVA's College of Arts and Sciences. She has also volunteered through Madison House with Cavs in the Classroom since her first year; this is where she discovered how much she loves working with kids.