公鸭状态和雅典国家签署协议,以鼓励更多的男性少数民族教师的状态

2020年1月9日

Athens State University signed a partnership agreement with 公鸭状态社区 & Technical College on January 9 that creates a transfer pathway for African-American males who are interested in a teaching career.

African-American male students pursuing an Associate of Science degree at 公鸭状态社区 & Technical College can choose to participate in the Minority Male Pathway Initiative and be eligible to receive scholarships to cover tuition, books, and housing, with funds provided through a grant awarded by the State of Alabama. Once they complete their two-year degree at Drake State, a streamlined process is in place to transfer their education to Athens State University where they will finish their four-year training. Participants must agree to a two-year teaching commitment in Alabama after graduating from Athens State.

少数男性倡议最近被雅典国家推出,以改善色彩的学生成为教师在阿拉巴马州北部学区的途径。数据围绕教学和教师候选人在国家层面上显示的多样性,男性非洲裔教师代表不足的员工队伍。这些发现持有北阿拉巴马区域,刺激了教育的雅典州立大学的学院制定了计划,以帮助提高不同教师候选人的人数,并填补了当地社区的需要进行色彩的男教师如此。

“这条路径举措的主要目的是招募和准备的少数民族学生在雅典州立大学主修教育,成为高素质,雄厚的师资力量和领导者,”博士说。达琳·特纳白色,少数男性主动项目协调员和教育教员的学院在雅典州立大学。 “我们不仅旨在给出代表性不足的人口途径的教学生涯,但我们作为一个大学的目标是我们的努力加紧招募,支持和指导这些人。”

“雅典的状态是建立在伙伴关系 - 通路连接社会的大学生,在我们的高年级课程与区域雇主关系的机遇和表示,”博士。菲利普方式,雅典州立大学校长。 “因此,我们高兴来创建公鸭状态,这将很容易让学生完成他们的教学学位和丰富该地区的教育工作者这种合作关系。”

“Working together with organizations like Athens State University, we are providing our students with more ways to pursue and achieve their goals,” said Dr. Patricia Sims, President of 公鸭状态社区 & Technical College.

“This mutually-beneficial partnership highlights a commitment from both Athens State University and 公鸭状态社区 & Technical College on the impact of learning of the K-12 student,” said Dr. Rosemary Hodges, Interim Dean for the College of Education at Athens State University.