SOE Newsletter: Announcements 


 Exceptions Application Deadlines

Exception applications are processed two times a year. 

Fall Deadline: Sept. 11, 2014
Spring Deadline: Feb. 6, 2015

Applications are available outside 469 College of Professional Studies or online.

 Professional Education Program Application Deadlines

​Applications to the Professional Education Program are processed two times a year.

Fall Deadline: Sept. 22, 2014
Spring Deadline: Feb. 20, 2015

Applications are available outside 469 College of Professional Studies or online. Students must meet all application requirements prior to applying to the Professional Education Program.


 Join StWEA (NEW)


Attention Future Teachers: Do you want to meet new people involved in education, develop teaching skills, and improve your resume? Would you like to have a competitive edge when you graduate?

If you answered yes to any of those questions, then join Student Wea!

You can join StWEA online​.   

As the student chapter of the Wisconsin Education Association, we provide many opportunities for our members, including (but not limited to):

  • ​Professional development
  • Volunteer work
  • Community involvement
  • Leadership Development
  • Great for your resume to show commitment to your profession

Why join StWEA?

  • ​$1 million liability insurance that protects you while in schools (Great for Practicum and Student Teachers, or anyone doing work in the schools!!)
  • Free publications on educational issues: NEA Today, OnWEAC, Student Educator, Tomorrow's Teachers
  • Discount on Professional Development Seminar
  • WEAC Saver’s Club Card which gives you discounts at restaurants, hotels, etc.
  • Free weekend at Representative Assembly (if elected)
  • Receive $20/year (up to $80) rebate off your student dues 
  • Mini resume service that gets your resume on the market
  • Networking! – New friends and experiences that are invaluable!
  • Develop professionally through volunteer activities and StWEA Conferences
  • Learn about important current education issues at our monthly meetings
  • Listen to speakers with experience in education

To stay up to date on current events and meetings check out our website


 edTPA Workshops for Spring 2015 Student Teachers (NEW)

Students who have applied to student teach in Spring 2015 will be required to complete an edTPA. Workshops have been created to help prepare students for this task. Students must register online​ at least 48 hours prior to attending any of the workshops. 


 Praxis II Changes


ETS has made changes to the Praxis II tests for the following majors/minors: Communicative Disorders, Secondary English, Secondary Math, and Family and Consumer Sciences. 

We encourage all students to review pages 12 and 13 of the SOE Undergraduate Advising Guide​ to verify that they have the correct test code, name and passing score for their appropriate test(s). 


 Future Winterim/Summer course offerings

Future Summer and Winterim Offerings
Please read the online timetable to find additional courses and course times and dates.
Education 385/585 – Every Winterim
Education 370: Nature & Needs of Gifted - Every Winterim
Education 381 - Every other winterim, January 2015, 2017, 2019
Education 382 - Every other winterim, January 2015, 2017, 2019
Education 200 – Every Summer
Education 300 – Every Summer
Education 351 – Every summer
Education 385 – Every Summer


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