UCF Receives $8 million in Grants to Enhance Special-needs Training for Education Majors

October 8, 2018 by
Central Florida schoolchildren with special needs — including those with autism or need extra help with math — will get some additional help thanks to more than $8 million in grants the University of Central Florida is receiving this month. Other Recent News First Fully-Online HMI Graduate Student to Work on NSF Project American Planning […]

Teacher Education Scholarships

October 4, 2018 by
The scholarship cycle will open on January 21 and close on February 28, 2019. All scholarship applications may be accessed on UCF’s A20 website. Please note that scholarship amounts vary. Recipients will be notified in June. For more information, contact Dr. Caroline Pratt Marrett. Undergraduate Scholarships Betty Alexander Legacy Scholarship Criteria: Applicant must be enrolled […]

ESOL Modules

August 24, 2018 by
Return to previous page. ESOL: ENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES Some links require Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download it for free now. Through the collaboration of faculty and clinical educators in multidisciplinary program areas, UCF offers the ESOL endorsement through an approach called “ESOL infusion”, which means that a substantial part of […]

Educators Rising

July 25, 2018 by
Membership Awards Events Leadership Connect Educators Rising @ UCF Orlando The educatorsrising@UCF Orlando provides resources to help teacher candidates understand the teaching profession and become connected with other future teachers. Our Goals Educators Rising goals are to promote the teaching profession, provide students with resources to help them understand the profession and help students be […]

STEP Program

July 24, 2018 by
About Benefits Apply Contact STEP Program STEP (Supporting Teacher Education Pre-professionals) is an exciting program for incoming freshmen who plan to major in education and become teachers. Students selected to join STEP will begin UCF during the Summer B term. Interested? Need more details? Contact Dr. Connie Goodman, Program Coordinator. About STEP STEP is a […]

TEACH Grant – Undergraduate

July 23, 2018 by
Return to previous page. TEACH Grant Program for Undergraduate Students The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program is a grant program authorized under Title IV of the Higher Education Act. Grant amounts are determined based on the number of semester hours for which a student is enrolled. The federal government […]

K-6 Reading Clinics

July 20, 2018 by
Reading Clinics Digital Storytelling Camp Clinic Directors UCF K-6 Reading Clinics The UCF K-6 Reading Clinics were developed by Reading and Language Arts Education faculty members with the intent to promote effective literacy instruction in education. Current and future impact include: Providing high quality literacy instruction through the development of various reading clinics (interwoven with […]

TEACH Grant – Graduate

July 19, 2018 by
Return to previous page. TEACH Grant Program for Graduate Students The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program is a grant program authorized under Title IV of the Higher Education Act. Those students pursuing a master’s degree in teaching are eligible for scholarships up to $4,000 per year in grants to […]

Florida Teacher Certification Examinations

July 13, 2018 by
Workshops Tests Preparation Registration & Reporting To be certified as a teacher in the state of Florida, teacher candidates are required to pass the Florida Teacher Certification Examinations (FTCE). The purpose of the FTCE is to ensure that all teacher candidates demonstrate the necessary content and pedagogical knowledge necessary to effectively instruct students in Florida. […]

Future Teachers Academy of Osceola County

July 12, 2018 by
The Future Teachers Academy is a special program for students interested in becoming elementary school teachers in Osceola County. Through the program, students will complete an Associate in Arts from Valencia and a Bachelor’s of Science in Elementary Education from the University of Central Florida. Upon successful completion of the program and upon meeting eligibility […]